Real World Speed
Performance profile from 196,800 user samples
143,334 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% Nvidia(10DE 1C02) 3GB
Worst Bench: 57% Nvidia(10DE 0000) 3GB
Poor: 57% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 37th / 595
53,466 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Asus(1043 0519) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 57% MSI(1462 3418)
Poor: 57% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 33rd / 595
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
66.8 % 69.3 % +4%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
192 fps 281 fps Much better texture detail.
+46%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
147 fps +2% 144 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
196 fps 198 fps +1%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
155 fps Faster complex splatting.
+18%
131 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
216 fps 322 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+49%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
164 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+6%
155 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
213 fps 218 fps +2%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
171 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+23%
139 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
158 fps +1% 156 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60 fps +3% 58 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
93 fps 98 fps +5%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
66 fps 66 fps +1%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
162 fps +1% 160 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps Slightly Better Fortnite fps.
+10%
88 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55 fps 74 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+35%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
50 fps 63 fps Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+26%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
59 fps 79 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+34%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
119 fps 123 fps +3%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
91 fps 98 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+8%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
82 fps 101 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+23%
Market Share
Based on 11,402,891 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.57 % Higher market share.
+25%
2.05 %
Value
Value For Money
100 % +3% 97.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
97 % 116 % More popular.
+20%
Price
Price (score)
$200 Slightly cheaper.
+9%
$221
Age
Newest
26 Months 17 Months Much more recent.
+35%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
224 fps 229 fps +2%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
192 fps 192 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
201 fps +2% 197 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
175 fps 178 fps +2%
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The 3GB GTX 1060 follows last month’s release of the 6GB GTX 1060. The 3GB variant not only has reduced memory but Nvidia have also disabled 10 percent of the processing cores from 1,280 down to 1,152. There is no reference edition of the 3GB 1060 but the partner cards are already available (at launch). Comparing the GTX 6GB 1060 and 3GB 1060 shows that the 6GB 1060 leads, on average, by 7% but it is also currently 15% more expensive. The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s answer to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 470. Comparing the RX 470 and 3GB 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 11%. The RX 470 is able to match the 3GB 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 3GB 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, especially if prices drop below $200. [Sep '16 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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