Real World Speed
Performance profile from 506,368 user samples
3,472 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 85% XFX(1682 9587)
Worst Bench: 72% Device(1DA2 E366) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 72% Great: 85%
SPEED RANK: 34th / 608
502,896 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% Gigabyte(1458 371A)
Worst Bench: 60% Asus(1043 85AE)
Poor: 60% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 41st / 608
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
80 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+13%
70.6 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
329 fps Much better texture detail.
+56%
211 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
158 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+7%
147 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
238 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+16%
206 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
145 fps 160 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+10%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
363 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+49%
243 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps +2% 161 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
254 fps Slightly faster peak NBody calculation.
+12%
226 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
151 fps 177 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+17%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
92 fps 101 fps Slightly Better Fortnite fps.
+10%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
186 fps 187 fps +1%
Market Share
Based on 14,668,211 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.36 % 5.74 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,494%
Value
Value For Money
101 % +4% 96.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
72 % 173 % Hugely more popular.
+140%
Price
Price (score)
$260 $230 Slightly cheaper.
+12%
Age
Newest
3 Months Hugely more recent.
+90%
31 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
250 fps +2% 244 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
214 fps +1% 212 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
227 fps +4% 219 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
205 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+6%
193 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 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]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) February 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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Intel Core i7-8700K $360Nvidia GTX 1070 $345Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $46
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $149Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $80
Intel Core i5-8600K $259Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $110SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $41Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $120SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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