Real World Speed
Performance profile from 384,097 user samples
58,267 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 87% Asus(1043 850A) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 58% Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 58% Great: 87%
SPEED RANK: 26th / 592
325,830 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% Gigabyte(1458 367A)
Worst Bench: 48% Gigabyte(1458 3683)
Poor: 48% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 592
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
74.7 % Faster effective speed.
+19%
63 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
234 fps Better texture detail.
+21%
194 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
162 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+9%
148 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
214 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+18%
181 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
149 fps Faster complex splatting.
+21%
123 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
272 fps Better peak texture detail.
+23%
221 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
179 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+11%
161 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
243 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+21%
201 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
167 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+21%
138 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
72.2 fps Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+18%
61.3 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
184 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+17%
157 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64.4 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+21%
53.1 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
104 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+9%
95.2 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
76 fps Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+22%
62.4 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61.3 fps Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+26%
48.7 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
199 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+9%
183 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
110 fps Better Fortnite fps.
+15%
95 fps
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74.9 fps Better World of Warcraft fps.
+19%
63.2 fps
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
72 fps Better Fallout 4 fps.
+19%
60.7 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
145 fps Better DOTA 2 fps.
+16%
125 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
98.8 fps +4% 94.8 fps
Market Share
Based on 9,755,038 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.72 % 3.33 % Hugely higher market share.
+362%
Value
Value For Money
60.8 % 62.6 % +3%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
87 % 114 % Much more popular.
+31%
Price
Price (score)
$500 $370 Cheaper.
+26%
Age
Newest
46 Months 46 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
287 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+28%
225 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
238 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+24%
192 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
241 fps Better lighting effects.
+24%
195 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
210 fps Better reflection handling.
+21%
173 fps
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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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The Nvidia GTX 970 is a game changer in terms of performance per watt and value for money. The GTX 970 is based on Nvidia's ground-breaking Maxwell architecture which delivers considerable clock for clock performance gains over Kepler, its predecessor. Comparing the GTX 970 and 780 Ti shows that the two cards offer comparable performance yet the new GTX 970 costs nearly half as much! Unsurprisingly Nvidia are discontinuing the 780 Ti as it's now largely redundant. These price to performance gains typically occur once or twice a decade and although the new Maxwell architecture will improve down the line with the release of the Ti/Titan versions, at the moment the 970 offers the best value for money on the market by miles. Since this summary was originally written AMD have slashed prices and older Nvidia models (780/780 Ti/770) have also been hugely discounted. See the latest value for money rankings here[Jul '15 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 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 figures 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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