Real World Speed
Performance profile from 441,861 user samples
7,198 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 85% Sapphire(174B E331)
Worst Bench: 64% Sapphire(174B E331)
Poor: 64% Great: 85%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 611
434,663 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Gigabyte(1458 367B) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 54% Asus(1043 8508)
Poor: 54% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 54th / 611
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
78.9 % Faster effective speed.
+24%
63.5 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
336 fps Much better texture detail.
+72%
195 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
121 fps 150 fps Faster multi rendering.
+24%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
239 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+31%
183 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
169 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+37%
123 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
367 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+65%
223 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
130 fps 165 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+27%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
263 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+27%
207 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
182 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+29%
141 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
199 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+27%
157 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
78 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+47%
53 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
107 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+11%
97 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
89 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+42%
62 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
70 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+44%
49 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
119 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+27%
94 fps
Market Share
Based on 15,593,107 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.05 % 2.63 % Insanely higher market share.
+5,160%
Value
Value For Money
84.8 % Much better value.
+35%
62.6 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
83 % 120 % Much more popular.
+45%
Price
Price (score)
$329 Slightly cheaper.
+12%
$374
Age
Newest
44 Months More recent.
+19%
54 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
256 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+14%
225 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
159 fps 199 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+25%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
226 fps Better lighting effects.
+16%
195 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
147 fps 175 fps Better reflection handling.
+19%
ADVERTISEMENT

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]

MORE DETAILS

Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 2019 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]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
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.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - 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 current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $75
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $120Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $105
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $105SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $716SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $110SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback