Real World Speed
Performance profile from 272,209 user samples
259,397 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Gigabyte(1458 367A)
Worst Bench: 50% MSI(1462 3160)
Poor: 50% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 31st / 566
12,812 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 80% EVGA(3842 2888) 3GB
Worst Bench: 54% MSI(1462 2983) 3GB
Poor: 54% Great: 80%
SPEED RANK: 22nd / 566
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.1 % 70 % Slightly faster effective speed.
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
193 fps 263 fps Much better texture detail.
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps 159 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
181 fps 213 fps Faster NBody calculation.
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
124 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
111 fps
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
223 fps 306 fps Much better peak texture detail.
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps 174 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
204 fps 246 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
139 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
123 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps 162 fps +3%
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.8 fps 105 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
52.5 fps 55.4 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
66.1 fps +2% 64.8 fps
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61 fps Slightly Better Fallout 4 fps.
53.6 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96.1 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
85.6 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
189 fps +4% 181 fps
Market Share
Based on 7,779,117 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.45 % Insanely higher market share.
0.18 %
Value For Money
62.8 % 65 % +4%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
113 % Much more popular.
76 %
Price (score)
$370 Slightly cheaper.
42 Months More recent.
52 Months
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
227 fps 229 fps +1%
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
195 fps +5% 186 fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
196 fps 199 fps +2%
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
173 fps +5% 165 fps

The Nvidia GTX 970 is a game changer in terms of performance per watt and value for money. The GTX 970 is based on Nvidia's ground-breaking Maxwell architecture which delivers considerable clock for clock performance gains over Kepler, its predecessor. Comparing the GTX 970 and 780 Ti shows that the two cards offer comparable performance yet the new GTX 970 costs nearly half as much! Unsurprisingly Nvidia are discontinuing the 780 Ti as it's now largely redundant. These price to performance gains typically occur once or twice a decade and although the new Maxwell architecture will improve down the line with the release of the Ti/Titan versions, at the moment the 970 offers the best value for money on the market by miles. Since this summary was originally written AMD have slashed prices and older Nvidia models (780/780 Ti/770) have also been hugely discounted. See the latest value for money rankings here[Jul '15 GPUPro]


Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 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 calculated 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]


Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best gaming performance - Effective Speed measures performance for modern 3D games.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on 3D gaming performance and price.
  • Raw speed comparison - Raw speed readings.
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