CSGO 9600K.OC
Dust 2 1080p Max
229 EFps +4% 221 EFps
GTAV 9600K.OC
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
110 EFps Much Better GTAV EFps.
+59%
69 EFps
Overwatch 9600K.OC
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
138 EFps Hugely Better Overwatch EFps.
+89%
73 EFps
PUBG 9600K.OC
M249 Training 1080p Max
127 EFps Much Better PUBG EFps.
+61%
79 EFps
Fortnite 9600K.OC
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
157 EFps Hugely Better Fortnite EFps.
+87%
84 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 818,658 user samples
66,635 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 113% AMD(1002 0B36)
Worst Bench: 99% AMD(1002 0B36)
Poor: 99% Great: 113%
SPEED RANK: 16th / 635
752,023 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 61% Gigabyte(1458 374A) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 51% Asus(1043 85AC)
Poor: 51% Great: 61%
SPEED RANK: 61st / 635
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
106 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+86%
56.9 %
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
394 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+82%
217 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
239 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+61%
148 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
400 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+91%
209 fps
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
444 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+83%
242 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
246 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+53%
161 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
428 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+91%
224 fps
Market Share
Based on 23,914,117 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.09 % 3.78 % Hugely higher market share.
+81%
Value
Value For Money
61.8 % Better value.
+27%
48.7 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
123 % 142 % More popular.
+15%
Price
Price (score)
$407 $277 Much cheaper.
+32%
Age
Newest
6 Months Hugely more recent.
+86%
42 Months
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
309 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+47%
210 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
873 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+265%
239 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
378 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+115%
176 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
294 fps Much better reflection handling.
+52%
193 fps
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
785 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+274%
210 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
363 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+127%
160 fps
ADVERTISEMENT

Out of the box the reference 5700 XT has high burst speeds but under load it overheats and therefore drops frames to the extent that it is more or less unusable for demanding games like PUBG. In order to settle the card it was under volted by 120 mV and the maximum clock was lowered to 1,980 MHz (the stock BIOS and 19.9.1 driver defaulted the card to 2,030 MHz). The fan curve also had to be turned up to around 50% power at 75 degrees (which is a lot noisier than stock). After making these changes the card delivered far more consistent performance albeit with a reduced top speed and unacceptable (hair dryer) levels of noise. There were also incompatibilities with GTAV: enabling reflection MSAA resulted in very poor, almost matt, reflection fidelity (the same bug appeared on several Navi and Vega cards). The reference 5700 XT is great for beating benchmarks, but it is not so great for playing games. Thousands of people purchased the reference card expecting flagship performance, instead they got a shopping trolley with a V6 engine. It appears that the same marketing tactics were employed for the reference Vega 56 and 64 series of graphics cards which we will purchase for our gaming lab and generate effective Fps gaming metrics as soon as possible (results here). AMD appear to have very short term marketing strategists at the helm, they seem more concerned with this years bonuses than the longevity of the brand. [Jul '19 GPUPro]

MORE DETAILS

The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s third 16 nm Pascal based GPU. It follows last month’s release of the higher end GTX 1070 and 1080. The 1060 has a TDP of 120 Watts and its aftermarket variants are available right away alongside the reference Founders edition. Comparing the GTX 1060 and 970 shows that although the 1060 leads by 12% it is also currently more expensive. Nvidia rushed the release of the GTX 1060 to help retain market share that may otherwise have gone to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 480. Comparing the RX 480 and GTX 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 12%. Due to better hardware compatibility, the RX 480 is able to match the 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, but that all depends on where prices settle. [Jul '16 GPUPro]

MORE DETAILS

Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 2020 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 i5-9600K $218Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $46
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $340Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $204
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $643SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback