Real World Speed
Performance profile from 127,829 user samples
51,932 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 87% MSI(1462 3176) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 53% Gigabyte(1458 367C) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 53% Great: 87%
SPEED RANK: 17th / 555
75,897 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Sapphire(174B E347)
Worst Bench: 54% Sapphire(174B E354) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 54% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 30th / 555
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
75.6 % Faster effective speed.
+17%
64.4 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
236 fps 255 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+8%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
164 fps Faster multi rendering.
+18%
139 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
216 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+20%
180 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
151 fps Faster complex splatting.
+20%
126 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
272 fps 295 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+8%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
182 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+23%
148 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
245 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+19%
206 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
168 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+26%
133 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
185 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+16%
159 fps -16%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
103 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+13%
91.5 fps -13%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
65.5 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+25%
52.4 fps -25%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
69.2 fps Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) fps.
+25%
55.5 fps -25%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
78 fps +3% 75.8 fps -3%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
70.4 fps Slightly Better Fallout 4 fps.
+8%
65.2 fps -8%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
103 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+10%
92.8 fps -10%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
139 fps Better DOTA 2 fps.
+15%
120 fps -15%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61.7 fps Slightly Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+12%
55.3 fps -12%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61 fps -10% 67 fps Slightly Better World of Warcraft fps.
+10%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
109 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+5%
104 fps -5%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
220 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+14%
192 fps -14%
Market Share
Based on 7,345,972 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.8 % 1.2 % Much higher market share.
+50%
Value
Value For Money
61.5 % +1% 60.8 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
85 % 145 % Much more popular.
+71%
Price
Price (score)
$500 $400 Cheaper.
+20%
Age
Newest
41 Months 20 Months Much more recent.
+51%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
295 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+36%
217 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
239 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+31%
183 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
243 fps Much better lighting effects.
+32%
184 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
212 fps Better reflection handling.
+24%
171 fps
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) February 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]

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