Real World Speed
Performance profile from 76,571 user samples
43,484 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 116% Asus(1043 855B) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 70% Gigabyte(1458 36E7) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 70% Great: 116%
SPEED RANK: 6th / 542
33,087 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 90% EVGA(3842 2983)
Worst Bench: 57% MSI(1462 3170)
Poor: 57% Great: 90%
SPEED RANK: 13th / 542
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
99.7 % Much faster effective speed.
+30%
76.5 % -30%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
325 fps Much better texture detail.
+38%
236 fps -38%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
194 fps Faster multi rendering.
+18%
164 fps -18%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
291 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+33%
218 fps -33%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
200 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+31%
153 fps -31%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
378 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+41%
268 fps -41%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
218 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+22%
178 fps -22%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
330 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+35%
244 fps -35%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
230 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+38%
167 fps -38%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
200 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+10%
182 fps -10%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
123 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+20%
103 fps -20%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
83.1 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+14%
73 fps -14%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
90.4 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+7%
84.5 fps -7%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
99.4 fps Much Better Fallout 4 fps.
+56%
63.8 fps -56%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
140 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+32%
106 fps -32%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
84.7 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+54%
54.8 fps -54%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
292 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+16%
252 fps -16%
Market Share
Based on 4,051,858 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.39 % Much higher market share.
+36%
1.02 % -36%
Value
Value For Money
75.2 % Better value.
+21%
62.2 % -21%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
98 % More popular.
+18%
83 % -18%
Price
Price (score)
$560 -11% $500 Slightly cheaper.
+11%
Age
Newest
25 Months More recent.
+24%
33 Months -24%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
382 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+7%
357 fps -7%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
327 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+39%
236 fps -39%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
319 fps Better lighting effects.
+29%
247 fps -29%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
285 fps Much better reflection handling.
+34%
212 fps -34%
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The new GTX 980 Ti shares the same board as the more expensive Titan-X but with various restrictions including a reduced number of CUDA cores (3072 to 2816, -8.3%). Although the 980 Ti has the same 384-bit memory bandwidth as the Titan-X it only has 6GB of GDDR5 vs. 12GB in the Titan-X. So far we only have one user benchmark from a pre-release unit of the GTX 980 Ti so the following benchmarks are provisional. Comparing the Titan-X and 980 Ti shows that the Ti only lags by around 8%, which is in line with the CUDA core counts on the two cards. On the other hand comparing the GTX 980 and GTX 980 Ti shows that the Ti is around 16% faster. We don't have reliable prices for the GTX 980 Ti yet so a precise value rating isn't possible but as a card aimed at resolutions greater than 1080p it will struggle to match the GTX 970 for the vast majority of users. [May '15 GPUPro]

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The Nvidia GTX 980 is the new top end Maxwell based Nvidia GPU. The Maxwell architecture offers significantly higher clock for clock performance when compared to Kepler based cards from the previous generation. Comparing the GTX 980 and GTX 970 shows that the 970 only lags by around 17% in terms of performance but it's priced nearly 40% lower making the GTX 970 far better value for money card. Even though the GTX 970 beats the 980 in terms of value, the 980 still destroys previous generation cards. Comparing the GTX 980 and 780 Ti shows that the Newer 980 offers around 14% better performance at a 25% price discount. Nvidia have changed the price/performance landscape with their new Maxwell architecture and now pose a serious threat to AMDs high end GPU market share. The new GTX 980/970 cards replace the now discontinued GTX 780 Ti, 780 and 770. [Sep '14 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 2017 GPU Rankings.

Welcome to our graphics card comparison. We calculate effective 3D speed which measures performance for recent games. Effective speed is adjusted by cost to yield value for money. Calculated values don't always tell the whole picture so we check them against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. Share your opinion by voting. [GPUPro]

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