Real World Speed
Performance profile from 384,271 user samples
13,280 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 77% Asus(1043 04DF) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 58% Sapphire(174B E324)
Poor: 58% Great: 77%
SPEED RANK: 31st / 597
370,991 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 140% Zotac(19DA 1451) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 74% Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 74% Great: 140%
SPEED RANK: 11th / 597
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
71.3 % 124 % Much faster effective speed.
+74%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
283 fps 400 fps Much better texture detail.
+41%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
133 fps 235 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+77%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
183 fps 388 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+112%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
183 fps 242 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+32%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
321 fps 463 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+44%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
138 fps 258 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+87%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
198 fps 439 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+122%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
193 fps 269 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+39%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
172 fps 238 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+38%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
71 fps 94 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+34%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
49 fps 87 fps Much Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+78%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps 124 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+30%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
202 fps 224 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+11%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
69 fps 112 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+61%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55 fps 95 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+73%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps 142 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+50%
Market Share
Based on 12,917,293 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.11 % 3.97 % Insanely higher market share.
+3,509%
Value
Value For Money
55.9 % 102 % Hugely better value.
+83%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
88 % 147 % Much more popular.
+67%
Price
Price (score)
$529 $490 Slightly cheaper.
+7%
Age
Newest
42 Months 30 Months More recent.
+29%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
235 fps 456 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+94%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
171 fps 412 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+141%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
213 fps 390 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+83%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
163 fps 365 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+124%
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The AMD R9 390X is a rebadged power hungry (350W+) 290X. The 390X has a slightly increased GPU clock speed, a significantly increased memory speed and a higher minimum VRAM of 8GB but it shares the same core GPU hardware. Looking at the overclocked performance differences between the older 290X and the 390X shows that the two cards are approximately the same, which comes as no surprise considering that the 390X is actually just a factory overclocked 290X. Smart shoppers obviously won't be happy to pay AMD a premium of around $100 simply for overclocking a two year old 290X. That said the 390X does offer stellar performance, particularly at 4K resolutions and if prices drop significantly it could become a strong contender. We only have one MSI sample benchmark for the 390X so far so we will revisit this GPU when we have a better sample of all the available cards. [Jun '15 GPUPro]

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The GTX 1080 is Nvidia’s new flagship graphics card. It features the new 16 nm (down from 28 nm) Pascal architecture. This is the first die shrink since the release of the GTX 680 at which time the manufacturing process shrunk from 40 nm down to 28 nm. In terms of typical 3D gaming performance the 1080 is around 30% faster than the GTX 980 Ti and it manages to deliver the additional performance with a TDP of just 180 Watts which is 70 Watts less than the 980 Ti. The new Pascal architecture delivers a satisfying jump in performance over Maxwell and the GTX 1080 is now the fastest single GPU available. Over the coming months older generation cards will likely see significant price drops as the better value for money 1070, 1060 and 1050 cards slowly replace their predecessors. [May '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 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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