Real World Speed
Performance profile from 60,644 user samples
2,562 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 121% Device(1DA2 E37F) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 79% AMD(1002 0B36) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 79% Great: 121%
SPEED RANK: 15th / 595
58,082 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Device(1DA2 E366) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 58% Gigabyte(1458 22FC)
Poor: 58% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 33rd / 595
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
108 % Much faster effective speed.
+55%
69.5 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
466 fps Much better texture detail.
+66%
281 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
180 fps Faster multi rendering.
+25%
144 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
300 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+51%
199 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
281 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+115%
131 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
567 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+76%
322 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
188 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+21%
155 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
345 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+57%
220 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
298 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+113%
140 fps
Market Share
Based on 11,418,496 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.14 % 2.05 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,364%
Value
Value For Money
93.8 % 97.4 % +4%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
72 % 115 % Much more popular.
+60%
Price
Price (score)
$450 $221 Much cheaper.
+51%
Age
Newest
14 Months More recent.
+22%
18 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
336 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+46%
230 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
238 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+23%
194 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
282 fps Much better lighting effects.
+42%
199 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
223 fps Better reflection handling.
+25%
179 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 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) October 2018 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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