Real World Speed
Performance profile from 625,859 user samples
325,830 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% Gigabyte(1458 367A)
Worst Bench: 48% Gigabyte(1458 3683)
Poor: 48% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 592
300,029 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% Asus(1043 8618) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 60% Nvidia(10DE 1C03) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 60% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 30th / 592
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63 % 71 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+13%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
194 fps 211 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+9%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps +1% 147 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
181 fps 207 fps Slightly faster NBody calculation.
+14%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
123 fps 161 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+31%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
221 fps 241 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+9%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
161 fps 162 fps +1%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
201 fps 227 fps Slightly faster peak NBody calculation.
+13%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
138 fps 179 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+30%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61.3 fps 67.4 fps Slightly Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+10%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps 161 fps +3%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53.1 fps 61 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+15%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95.2 fps 100 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+5%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62.4 fps 73.5 fps Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+18%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
48.7 fps 58.1 fps Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+19%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
183 fps 190 fps +4%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps 103 fps Slightly Better Fortnite fps.
+9%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
63.2 fps 76.8 fps Better World of Warcraft fps.
+21%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60.7 fps 72.6 fps Better Fallout 4 fps.
+20%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
125 fps 136 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+9%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.8 fps 100 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+6%
Market Share
Based on 9,755,038 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.33 % 6.01 % Hugely higher market share.
+80%
Value
Value For Money
62.6 % 83.2 % Much better value.
+33%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
114 % 159 % Much more popular.
+39%
Price
Price (score)
$370 $289 Cheaper.
+22%
Age
Newest
46 Months 24 Months Much more recent.
+48%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
225 fps 249 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+11%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
192 fps 214 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+11%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
195 fps 221 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+13%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
173 fps 194 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+12%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 2018 GPU Rankings.

We calculate effective 3D speed which estimates gaming performance for the top 12 games. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield value for money. Our figures are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. [GPUPro]

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