AMD
AMD
$79
  

Release date ≈ Q4 2017.

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 $79 

Release date: Q2 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 28,190 user samples
16,658 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 24% MSI(1462 7C02) 2GB
Worst Bench: 17% Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Poor: 17% Great: 24%
SPEED RANK: 140th / 613
11,532 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 23% HP(103C 836C) 2GB
Worst Bench: 17% Acer(1025 1211) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 17% Great: 23%
SPEED RANK: 143rd / 613
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
20.8 % +0% 20.7 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
86 fps Better texture detail.
+26%
68.2 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
25.8 fps 55.3 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+114%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
67.5 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+48%
45.6 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
48.6 fps 70.7 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+45%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
101 fps Better peak texture detail.
+29%
78.4 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
34.2 fps 61.7 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+80%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
81.7 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+56%
52.4 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
58.5 fps 79.4 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+36%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
85 fps 107 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+26%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
90 fps 103 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+14%
Market Share
Based on 16,921,613 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.4 % Hugely higher market share.
+700%
0.05 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % 70 % +3%
Age
Newest
17+ Months Much more recent.
+32%
25 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
67.8 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+14%
59.4 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
52.1 fps 81.7 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+57%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
58.1 fps Better lighting effects.
+15%
50.4 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
44.4 fps 76.1 fps Much better reflection handling.
+71%
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Hugely capable for an integrated graphics solution, this is the Gold Standard for iGPU's. Capable of HD gameplay at 40fps to 60fps in most titles, end results will vary depending on how well optimised the game is and what settings you use. One caveat - these integrated solutions use system memory for their buffer and love fast RAM. If you can keep 2x4GB of 3000MHz at a minimum, you'll be doing fine. If not, experiment with overclocking your RAM until you find a sweetspot.  [Feb '19 boingk]

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Hot on the heels of the release of the Radeon RX 580 and RX 570 launched earlier this week, AMD have released a new Polaris 12 GPU, the Radeon RX 550. It is a sub-$100 entry level GPU, targeted at those who want an inexpensive, low profile, low power and low performance component for mini desktop PCs or a minor upgrade on integrated GPUs. It has just 8 compute units, a boost clock of 1183 MHz and comes with either 2 or 4 Gb of GDDR5 memory capable of delivering up to 112 GB/s bandwidth. As expected from a discrete GPU, the RX 550 wipes the floor with Intel’s current best desktop iGPU (HD 630 (Kaby Lake). The RX 550 is expected to be around 70% as fast as the only $20 dearer RX 560 (the successor to the RX 460 to be released next month), however this should be sufficient for an okay gaming experience for many games on non-demanding settings. It is anticipated, that AMD will tailor the form of the 550 more towards the laptop market as the year progresses. [Apr '17 GPUPro]

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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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