Real World Speed
Performance profile from 138,346 user samples
107,638 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% Sapphire(174B E347)
Worst Bench: 52% Sapphire(174B E354) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 52% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 44th / 599
30,708 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 31% Sapphire(174B E344)
Worst Bench: 23% XFX(1682 956D) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 23% Great: 31%
SPEED RANK: 99th / 599
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
64.4 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+128%
28.2 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
256 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+156%
100 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
139 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+121%
62.9 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
185 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+147%
75 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
125 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+62%
77.3 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
301 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+157%
117 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+125%
65.7 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
214 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+150%
85.6 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
133 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+65%
80.4 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+33%
118 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
56 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+36%
41 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+60%
59 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
176 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+54%
114 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
90 fps Hugely Better Fortnite fps.
+82%
49 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
76 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+82%
42 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
127 fps Hugely Better DOTA 2 fps.
+89%
67 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
101 fps Hugely Better World of Tanks fps.
+116%
47 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+115%
44 fps
Market Share
Based on 13,740,454 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.01 % Hugely higher market share.
+189%
0.35 %
Value
Value For Money
77 % Better value.
+18%
65.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
149 % Hugely more popular.
+86%
80 %
Price
Price (score)
$280 $104 Much cheaper.
+63%
Age
Newest
31 Months 29 Months Slightly more recent.
+6%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
216 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+143%
89 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
184 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+117%
84.6 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
177 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+140%
73.6 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
170 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+115%
79 fps
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The RX 460 is the third Polaris based 14 nm graphics card released by AMD this year, it follows the 470 and 480). The Polaris 11 GPU which drives the RX 460 is around 50% less powerful than the Polaris 10 GPU used by both the RX 480 and RX 470. Looking at the provisional average benchmarks (we only four samples of the RX 460 at this time) of the RX 460 and RX 480 shows that the performance gap of 50% percent is in line with the specs. The RX 460 is available with custom coolers from launch and it comes in both 2GB and 4GB varieties. With list prices starting from $120 for the 2GB variant the RX 460 offers decent value for money at the lower end of the graphics card spectrum. The 4GB version is somewhat poor value for money at the $150 price point since an RX 480 is only an additional $50 for double the performance. See the current value for money leaders here.  [Aug '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 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]

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