Real World Speed
Performance profile from 192,980 user samples
165,636 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% EVGA(3842 3975)
Worst Bench: 50% EVGA(3842 2978) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 50% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 543
27,344 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% Gigabyte(1458 3724)
Worst Bench: 56% Asus(1043 85B0) 3GB
Poor: 56% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 26th / 543
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.1 % -2% 64.7 % +2%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
194 fps 0% 194 fps 0%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
149 fps +1% 147 fps -1%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
183 fps -8% 197 fps Slightly faster NBody calculation.
+8%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
125 fps -25% 156 fps Faster complex splatting.
+25%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
220 fps +1% 217 fps -1%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
160 fps +1% 159 fps -1%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
202 fps -6% 215 fps Slightly faster peak NBody calculation.
+6%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
138 fps -23% 170 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+23%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
174 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+8%
161 fps -8%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
93.4 fps -0% 93.5 fps +0%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
57.4 fps -8% 62 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+8%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
71.7 fps +5% 68.5 fps -5%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
63.2 fps -5% 66.2 fps +5%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95.3 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+6%
89.6 fps -6%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
125 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+6%
118 fps -6%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
52.5 fps +4% 50.3 fps -4%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
76.3 fps Better World of Warcraft fps.
+17%
65.1 fps -17%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
100 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+8%
92.6 fps -8%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
202 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+8%
187 fps -8%
Market Share
Based on 4,352,374 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
4.39 % Hugely higher market share.
+191%
1.51 % -191%
Value
Value For Money
62.8 % -45% 91 % Much better value.
+45%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
111 % Much more popular.
+32%
84 % -32%
Price
Price (score)
$370 -41% $220 Much cheaper.
+41%
Age
Newest
34 Months -68% 11 Months Much more recent.
+68%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
225 fps -1% 228 fps +1%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
192 fps 0% 192 fps 0%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
198 fps -4% 206 fps +4%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
175 fps -1% 177 fps +1%
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