Real World Speed
Performance profile from 479,763 user samples
257,306 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% MSI(1462 3160)
Worst Bench: 51% Nvidia(10DE 0000) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 51% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 590
222,457 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 141% Asus(1043 85AA)
Worst Bench: 82% Asus(1043 85AA)
Poor: 82% Great: 141%
SPEED RANK: 8th / 590
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.5 % 124 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+96%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
194 fps 400 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+106%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
149 fps 234 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+57%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
182 fps 386 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+112%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
125 fps 243 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+94%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
224 fps 464 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+107%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
163 fps 259 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+59%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
206 fps 440 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+114%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
141 fps 270 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+91%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps 241 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+53%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps 133 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+40%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
52.9 fps 95.6 fps Hugely Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+81%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61.2 fps 84.9 fps Much Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+39%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
66.1 fps 115 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+74%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60.8 fps 104 fps Much Better Fallout 4 fps.
+71%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95.7 fps 145 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+52%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
125 fps 168 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+34%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
49 fps 93.4 fps Hugely Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+91%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64.1 fps 98.8 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+54%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
89.5 fps 127 fps Much Better World of Tanks fps.
+42%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
186 fps 233 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+25%
Market Share
Based on 8,820,372 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.48 % 4.67 % Much higher market share.
+34%
Value
Value For Money
63.1 % 94.9 % Much better value.
+50%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
115 % 133 % More popular.
+16%
Price
Price (score)
$370 Much cheaper.
+33%
$550
Age
Newest
44 Months 23 Months Much more recent.
+48%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
227 fps 468 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+106%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
196 fps 414 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+111%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
197 fps 395 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+101%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
174 fps 365 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+110%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) May 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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