Real World Speed
Performance profile from 340,076 user samples
6,605 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 85% Sapphire(174B E331)
Worst Bench: 60% Sapphire(174B E331)
Poor: 60% Great: 85%
SPEED RANK: 28th / 597
333,471 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Asus(1043 8508)
Worst Bench: 54% Asus(1043 8508)
Poor: 54% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 42nd / 597
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
77.8 % Faster effective speed.
+22%
63.6 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
333 fps Much better texture detail.
+71%
195 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
120 fps 150 fps Faster multi rendering.
+25%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
228 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+25%
183 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
167 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+34%
125 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
374 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+67%
224 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
130 fps 165 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+27%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
254 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+25%
204 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
183 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+30%
141 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
206 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+31%
157 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+41%
53 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
109 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+12%
97 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
86 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+39%
62 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
71 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+41%
50 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
119 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+26%
95 fps
Market Share
Based on 12,117,215 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.08 % 3.27 % Insanely higher market share.
+3,988%
Value
Value For Money
76 % +4% 72.8 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
78 % 121 % Much more popular.
+55%
Price
Price (score)
$380 $300 Cheaper.
+21%
Age
Newest
40 Months More recent.
+20%
50 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
258 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+16%
222 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
161 fps 194 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+20%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
229 fps Better lighting effects.
+17%
196 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
146 fps 175 fps Better reflection handling.
+20%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) November 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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