Real World Speed
Performance profile from 42,342 user samples
26,249 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 100% Nvidia(10DE 1116) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 63% EVGA(3842 2983)
Poor: 63% Great: 100%
SPEED RANK: 12th / 535
16,093 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 51% Sapphire(174B E308)
Worst Bench: 40% Sapphire(174B E308)
Poor: 40% Great: 51%
SPEED RANK: 36th / 535
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
77.2 % Much faster effective speed.
47.3 % -63%
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
237 fps Much better texture detail.
173 fps -37%
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps Much faster multi rendering.
104 fps -59%
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
219 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
119 fps -84%
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
152 fps Much faster complex splatting.
88.2 fps -72%
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
270 fps Much better peak texture detail.
196 fps -38%
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
182 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
112 fps -62%
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
245 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
130 fps -88%
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
170 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
95.7 fps -78%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
182 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
122 fps -49%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
63.8 fps Slightly Better Fallout 4 fps.
56.2 fps -14%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
252 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
183 fps -38%
Market Share
Based on 3,193,688 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1 % Hugely higher market share.
0.5 % -100%
Value For Money
77.9 % Slightly better value.
72.3 % -8%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
82 % -2% 84 % +2%
Price (score)
$362 -46% $194 Much cheaper.
30 Months -30% 21 Months Much more recent.
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
411 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
143 fps -187%
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
240 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
143 fps -68%
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
251 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
132 fps -90%
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
213 fps Much better reflection handling.
129 fps -65%

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]


The AMD R9 380 succeeds the Tonga based R9 285. The only difference between the two cards is a tiny 2% GPU clock increase on the R9 380 but for the most part, the R9 380 is identical to the R9 285. We only have one sample of the R9 380 so far and comparing benchmarks between the R9 380 and R9 285 shows that the two cards are indeed very close. Unlike with several of the other AMD R9 300 series re-badges, the MSRP has actually dropped on the R9 380 to $199. This card could be a strong value contender if prices drop much below $200. [Jun '15 GPUPro]


Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 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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Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

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