Average Bench: 2.36% (384th of 549)

Based on 4,159 user benchmarks.  Devices: 10DE 1040, 10DE 0DE4 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GT 520

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GT 520 averaged 97.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 7.4fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 7.31fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GT 520 is just 0.74%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce GT 520 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 7.23fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 4.95fps
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 4,159 samples)
Min Avg Max
6.1 Lighting 7.4 8
6 Reflection 7.23 8.08
1.9 Parallax 5.06 6.5
2.03% 6.56 fps
Min Avg Max
4.6 MRender 5.79 7.2
6.1 Gravity 7.31 7.5
3.9 Splatting 4.95 6.3
2.6% 6.01 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Gigabyte(1458 352E) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 335.23
Lighting 7.6
Reflection 8
Parallax 6.2
2% 7.27 fps
MRender 6.6
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 5.3
3% 6.5 fps
Gigabyte(1458 352E) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 333 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 385.69
Lighting 7.6
Reflection 8
Parallax 6.2
2% 7.27 fps
MRender 6.5
Gravity 7.2
Splatting 5.2
3% 6.3 fps
Zotac(19DA 1215) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 333 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 7.5
Reflection 7.9
Parallax 6.1
2% 7.17 fps
MRender 6.3
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 5.1
3% 6.17 fps
Gigabyte(1458 352E) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 333 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.59
Lighting 6.6
Reflection 7.1
Parallax 6.2
2% 6.63 fps
MRender 6.3
Gravity 7
Splatting 5.2
3% 6.17 fps
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 267 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 385.41
Lighting 7.2
Reflection 7.7
Parallax 6.1
2% 7 fps
MRender 5.5
Gravity 6.9
Splatting 4.5
2% 5.63 fps
MSI(1462 2632) 2GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 333 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.0
Lighting 7.2
Reflection 7.5
Parallax 1.3
2% 5.33 fps
MRender 6.3
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 5.1
3% 6.17 fps
Asus(1043 83A0) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 300 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 7.1
Reflection 7.4
Parallax 3.8
2% 6.1 fps
MRender 5.5
Gravity 6.9
Splatting 4.5
2% 5.63 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0847) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 320.49
Lighting 3.5
Reflection 6.1
Parallax 1.4
1% 3.67 fps
MRender 6
Gravity 2.3
Splatting 3.7
2% 4 fps
4,159 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,217,318 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 4,159 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Device(0000 0000) 14% 2% ± 1%
Asus(1043 83A0) 8% 3% ± 2%
Device(1B0A 90AA) 7% 3% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1529) 5% 2% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0915) 5% 2% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 352E) 5% 3% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1525) 5% 2% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2630) 5% 2% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0000) 4% 2% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B 3214) 3% 3% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83D2) 3% 3% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1526) 3% 2% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 1401) 2% 2% ± 1%
XFX(1682 301A) 2% 2% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 2% 2% ± 0%
PNY(196E 0915) 2% 3% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1521) 2% 2% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83D4) 2% 2% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1222) 2% 2% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 352F) 2% 2% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 2222) 1% 2% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3520) 1% 3% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2632) 1% 2% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 522C) 1% 3% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 2029) 1% 2% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 5213) 1% 2% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83BD) 1% 2% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 3214) 1% 2% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1523) 1% 3% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1214) 1% 2% ± 1%
Asus(1043 83D7) 1% 3% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83D3) 1% 2% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83C6) 1% 2% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1527) 1% 2% ± 0%
Device(107D 2735) 1% 2% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 5214) 0% 2% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1215) 0% 2% ± 1%
Device(1B4C 0915) 0% 2% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1524) 0% 2% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 5223) 0% 2% ± 0%
Sanyo(144D 8097) 0% 3% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83DA) 0% 2% ± 0%
XFX(1682 301B) 0% 2% ± 0%
Device(7377 0000) 0% 2% ± 0%
MSI(1462 8097) 0% 2% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83C5) 0% 2% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1528) 0% 3% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 2070) 0% 3% ± 0%
Sanyo(144D 8096) 0% 3% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0847) 0% 1% ± 0%
Send price feedback
Typical GeForce GT 520 Builds (Compare 14,450 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $387

Popular GeForce GT 520 systems:

How Fast Is Your GPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

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.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark (UBM).
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write and mixed IO.
  • - Checks include: 4k Align, NCQ, TRIM, SATA, USB & S.M.A.R.T.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the highest voted in class.
  • - Find the best upgrades.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 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]

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

3 days ago.

worse than my igpu by a mile


Poor

2 months ago.

It's not really useful now in 2017, It's too old and has too lower performance


Your
opinion?
▲Like ▼Dislike

You have viewed 87 pages, please contribute.


549 Graphics Cards (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different GPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $280Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $87
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $285AMD RX 480 $265Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $112
Intel Core i5-7600K $215Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $139
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $205SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  @Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback