Real World Speed
Performance profile from 58,063 user samples
2,639 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Clevo(1558 0376) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 29% Dell(1028 0688) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 29% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 34th / 540
55,424 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% Gigabyte(1458 371A)
Worst Bench: 63% Asus(1043 85AC)
Poor: 63% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 18th / 540
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
50.3 % -41% 70.9 % Much faster effective speed.
+41%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
149 fps -44% 215 fps Much better texture detail.
+44%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
119 fps -26% 150 fps Faster multi rendering.
+26%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
147 fps -45% 213 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+45%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
115 fps -43% 165 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+43%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
176 fps -37% 241 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+37%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
130 fps -27% 165 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+27%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
161 fps -42% 229 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+42%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
121 fps -47% 178 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+47%
Market Share
Based on 3,485,303 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.1 % -4,200% 4.3 % Insanely higher market share.
+4,200%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % -124% 112 % Hugely more popular.
+124%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
297 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+17%
254 fps -17%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
147 fps -47% 216 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+47%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
160 fps -44% 230 fps Much better lighting effects.
+44%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
133 fps -50% 199 fps Much better reflection handling.
+50%
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The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s third 16 nm Pascal based GPU. It follows last month’s release of the higher end GTX 1070 and 1080. The 1060 has a TDP of 120 Watts and its aftermarket variants are available right away alongside the reference Founders edition. Comparing the GTX 1060 and 970 shows that although the 1060 leads by 12% it is also currently more expensive. Nvidia rushed the release of the GTX 1060 to help retain market share that may otherwise have gone to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 480. Comparing the RX 480 and GTX 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 12%. Due to better hardware compatibility, the RX 480 is able to match the 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, but that all depends on where prices settle. [Jul '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) April 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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