Real World Speed
Performance profile from 252,217 user samples
203,934 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 74% Asus(1043 8508)
Worst Bench: 52% Gainward(10B0 13C2) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 52% Great: 74%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 546
48,283 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 115% Asus(1043 855B) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 74% Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 74% Great: 115%
SPEED RANK: 10th / 546
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
64.3 % -53% 98.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+53%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
197 fps -65% 325 fps Much better texture detail.
+65%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
150 fps -29% 193 fps Faster multi rendering.
+29%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
185 fps -56% 288 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+56%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
126 fps -56% 197 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+56%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
227 fps -68% 381 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+68%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
167 fps -29% 215 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+29%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
210 fps -56% 328 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+56%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
142 fps -61% 228 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+61%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps -61% 254 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+61%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
91.6 fps -31% 120 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+31%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
52.9 fps -68% 88.8 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+68%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
66.6 fps -46% 97.1 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+46%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62.7 fps -49% 93.4 fps Much Better Fallout 4 fps.
+49%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.9 fps -50% 143 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+50%
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55 fps -39% 76.6 fps Much Better Rise of the Tomb Raider fps.
+39%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
126 fps -19% 150 fps Better DOTA 2 fps.
+19%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
52.4 fps -66% 87.1 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+66%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
66.8 fps -51% 101 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+51%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
101 fps -19% 120 fps Better World of Tanks fps.
+19%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
212 fps -44% 305 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+44%
Market Share
Based on 5,357,299 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.77 % Hugely higher market share.
+256%
1.06 % -256%
Value
Value For Money
64 % -16% 74.4 % Better value.
+16%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
110 % +3% 107 % -3%
Price
Price (score)
$370 Much cheaper.
+34%
$560 -34%
Age
Newest
37 Months -22% 29 Months More recent.
+22%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
234 fps -63% 381 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+63%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
199 fps -62% 322 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+62%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
200 fps -60% 320 fps Much better lighting effects.
+60%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
176 fps -61% 284 fps Much better reflection handling.
+61%
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