Real World Speed
Performance profile from 131,659 user samples
11,908 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 124% Device(1DA2 E376) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 73% Gigabyte(1458 230C)
Poor: 73% Great: 124%
SPEED RANK: 20th / 611
119,751 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Gigabyte(1458 22D0) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 50% XFX(1682 9480)
Poor: 50% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 53rd / 611
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
109 % Much faster effective speed.
+69%
64.7 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
471 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+82%
259 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
181 fps Faster multi rendering.
+29%
140 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
315 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+68%
187 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
281 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+123%
126 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
564 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+88%
300 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
190 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+28%
148 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
368 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+73%
213 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
303 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+130%
132 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
174 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+11%
157 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
102 fps Much Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+73%
59 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
119 fps Much Better Fortnite fps.
+35%
88 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
87 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+57%
56 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
173 fps 173 fps +0%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
113 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+50%
75 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+75%
54 fps
Market Share
Based on 15,541,099 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.54 % 0.84 % Much higher market share.
+56%
Value
Value For Money
122 % Much better value.
+58%
77.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
80 % 153 % Hugely more popular.
+91%
Price
Price (score)
$310 $280 Slightly cheaper.
+10%
Age
Newest
19 Months Much more recent.
+42%
33 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
344 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+61%
214 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
242 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+33%
182 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
283 fps Much better lighting effects.
+60%
177 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
226 fps Much better reflection handling.
+32%
171 fps
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The Radeon RX Vega 56 is the weakest member of AMD's Vega GPU family. The Vega architecture is built on 14 nm silicon and contains next-generation compute units (nCUs). Each NCU houses 64 steam processors, of which the Vega 56 has 3584 vs. 4096 in the Vega 64. The new architecture employs 8GB of second generation high-bandwidth memory (HBM2) which is able cope with more data, more quickly than previously. Although the Vega 56 has 12.5% less processing units, users have found that by flashing an RX 64 Bios into an RX 56 card allows a 10% increase in OC headroom which effectively brings a BIOS flashed RX 56 onto par with a stock RX 64 and just 12.5% slower than a fully overclocked RX 64. This would be great news if the RX 56 were available at its MSRP of $399 as it would then be both cheaper and faster than a GTX 1070, but current market prices for the RX Vega 56 are closer to $550. The GPU market is still unbalanced (AMD GPUs in particular) as a result of the ongoing Ethereum mining frenzy which has depleted global GPU inventory to the lowest levels in recent memory. [Oct '17 GPUPro]

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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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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 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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