Real World Speed
Performance profile from 220,725 user samples
119,391 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% XFX(1682 9480)
Worst Bench: 52% Sapphire(174B E347)
Poor: 52% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 43rd / 599
101,334 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% EVGA(3842 4993) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 72% MSI(1462 3233)
Poor: 72% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 21st / 599
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
64.8 % 97.5 % Much faster effective speed.
+50%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
260 fps 322 fps Better texture detail.
+24%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
139 fps 192 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+38%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
188 fps 287 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+53%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
126 fps 195 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+55%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
300 fps 378 fps Better peak texture detail.
+26%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps 214 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+45%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
214 fps 326 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+52%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
133 fps 225 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+69%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps 201 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+28%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
59 fps 80 fps Much Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+37%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55 fps 81 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+47%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
90 fps 121 fps Much Better Fortnite fps.
+35%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
176 fps 227 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+29%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps 116 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+23%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
76 fps 97 fps Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+28%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
54 fps 84 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+54%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
127 fps 154 fps Better DOTA 2 fps.
+22%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
68 fps 91 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+35%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
101 fps 119 fps Better World of Tanks fps.
+17%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94 fps 123 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+31%
Market Share
Based on 13,810,128 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.9 % Higher market share.
+15%
0.78 %
Value
Value For Money
77.5 % +4% 74.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
149 % More popular.
+28%
116 %
Price
Price (score)
$280 Much cheaper.
+49%
$550
Age
Newest
31 Months More recent.
+30%
44 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
216 fps 370 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+71%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
183 fps 322 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+76%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
177 fps 313 fps Much better lighting effects.
+77%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
171 fps 283 fps Much better reflection handling.
+65%
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The RX 480 is the first graphics card to feature AMD’s new 14nm Polaris architecture. The card is due for release on June 29 (in four days time). We don’t have all the details yet but the RX 480 is rumoured to have an MSRP of $199 and it will likely perform on a par with the Nvidia GTX 970. At present we only have one benchmark so although the performance figures are provisional the RX 480 and GTX 970 do appear to be closely matched. If further tests validate these results and the cards retail at the MSRP of $199, then the new RX 480 will effectively improve graphics card price/performance ratios by a whopping 23%, something that has not happened since the release of the Maxwell based Nvidia GTX 970 nearly two years ago. In addition better price/performance for the current generation of games, the RX 480 also offers relatively strong DX12 support which provides better future proofing than Nvida’s Maxwell (970/980/980 Ti) cards. [Jun '16 GPUPro]

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The new GTX 980 Ti shares the same board as the more expensive Titan-X but with various restrictions including a reduced number of CUDA cores (3072 to 2816, -8.3%). Although the 980 Ti has the same 384-bit memory bandwidth as the Titan-X it only has 6GB of GDDR5 vs. 12GB in the Titan-X. So far we only have one user benchmark from a pre-release unit of the GTX 980 Ti so the following benchmarks are provisional. Comparing the Titan-X and 980 Ti shows that the Ti only lags by around 8%, which is in line with the CUDA core counts on the two cards. On the other hand comparing the GTX 980 and GTX 980 Ti shows that the Ti is around 16% faster. We don't have reliable prices for the GTX 980 Ti yet so a precise value rating isn't possible but as a card aimed at resolutions greater than 1080p it will struggle to match the GTX 970 for the vast majority of users. [May '15 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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