Real World Speed
Performance profile from 45,365 user samples
33,087 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 90% EVGA(3842 2983)
Worst Bench: 57% MSI(1462 3170)
Poor: 57% Great: 90%
SPEED RANK: 13th / 542
12,278 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 68% MSI(1462 3411)
Worst Bench: 45% MSI(1462 3411)
Poor: 45% Great: 68%
SPEED RANK: 32nd / 542
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
76.5 % Much faster effective speed.
+33%
57.4 % -33%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
236 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+10%
215 fps -10%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
164 fps Faster multi rendering.
+27%
129 fps -27%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
218 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+46%
149 fps -46%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
153 fps Faster complex splatting.
+29%
119 fps -29%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
268 fps +3% 261 fps -3%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
178 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+28%
139 fps -28%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
244 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+38%
177 fps -38%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
167 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+31%
127 fps -31%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
182 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+31%
139 fps -31%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
103 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+16%
88.5 fps -16%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
73 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+60%
45.5 fps -60%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
84.5 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+59%
53.1 fps -59%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
106 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+34%
78.9 fps -34%
Market Share
Based on 4,051,858 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.02 % Hugely higher market share.
+117%
0.47 % -117%
Value
Value For Money
62.2 % -35% 83.8 % Much better value.
+35%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
83 % -7% 89 % Slightly more popular.
+7%
Price
Price (score)
$500 -58% $208 Much cheaper.
+58%
Age
Newest
33 Months -70% 10 Months Much more recent.
+70%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
357 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+84%
194 fps -84%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
236 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+33%
177 fps -33%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
247 fps Much better lighting effects.
+60%
154 fps -60%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
212 fps Much better reflection handling.
+32%
161 fps -32%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 2017 GPU Rankings.

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