Real World Speed
Performance profile from 204,022 user samples
11,716 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 85% Sapphire(1DA2 E366)
Worst Bench: 68% XFX(1682 9587)
Poor: 68% Great: 85%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 613
192,306 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% PowerColor(148C 2377) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 56% XFX(1682 C580)
Poor: 56% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 47th / 613
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
79.1 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+14%
69.6 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
322 fps Better texture detail.
+16%
278 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
159 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+10%
144 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
235 fps Slightly faster NBody calculation.
+14%
206 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
145 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+12%
130 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
363 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+13%
321 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+7%
154 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
256 fps Slightly faster peak NBody calculation.
+13%
226 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
151 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+9%
138 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
123 fps 148 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+20%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94 fps +1% 93 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64 fps 68 fps Slightly Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+7%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
73 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+30%
56 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
163 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+6%
153 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
103 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+8%
95 fps
Market Share
Based on 17,764,793 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.46 % 3.42 % Hugely higher market share.
+643%
Value
Value For Money
113 % 114 % +1%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
77 % 137 % Much more popular.
+78%
Price
Price (score)
$216 $175 Cheaper.
+19%
Age
Newest
7 Months Much more recent.
+73%
26 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
254 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+13%
225 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
214 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+13%
190 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
222 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+14%
195 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
204 fps Better reflection handling.
+15%
177 fps
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AMD’s mid-range RX 590 is the latest refresh of their Polaris-based RX 580 from 2016, which in turn was a refresh of their RX 480 (2015). This iteration yields 15% higher clock speeds compared to the RX 580 which is reflected in the early benchmark data. This increased performance is fuelled by an increased power draw: the 580 had a TDP of 185W compared to the 590’s 225W, which compares to 210W for AMD’s high-performance Radeon RX Vega 56. Like the 8GB version of the RX 580, the RX 590 also has 8GB of GDDR5 with a 256GB/s memory bandwidth. With this iteration there isn’t a 4GB variant which is a good thing because 4GB can bottleneck an increasing proportion of games. Priced at $280, it is currently 20% more expensive than NVIDIA’s popular 6GB 1060, but is 12% faster in terms of effective speed. As a bonus, shoppers can get better value for money by purchasing one of the numerous game bundles that are currently available. [Nov '18 GPUPro]

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The RX 580 is released this week and is AMD’s latest flagship GPU based on second generation Polaris architecture. For all intents and purposes it is a refresh of the RX 480 released just 10 months prior. Modifications to the architecture have yielded improved performance per wattage and increased clock speeds of around 10% for base and around 5% for boost. The RX 580 will come with either 4GB or 8GB of high-bandwidth GDDR5 memory. Exact pricing for this mid-range chip remains to be seen, but the RX 500 series is likely to cannibalize sales of AMD’s 400 series. Performance wise, the RX 580 is in direct competition with NVIDIA’s popular GTX 1060 6GB which in now 9 months old. Perhaps after last year’s ill timed head to head release of the RX 480 and the faster but similarly priced GTX 1060 (a standoff which NVIDIA seem to have won based on market share), AMD are attempting to draw back some market share with the newer, slightly upgraded RX 580. The upcoming release of the 500 series comes ahead of AMD’s Vega architecture, for which specification and pricing details are not yet public but which will is expected to yield a significant jump in performance compared to Polaris. [Apr '17 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 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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