Real World Speed
Performance profile from 706,918 user samples
241,194 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Gigabyte(1458 3724)
Worst Bench: 55% Device(0000 0000) 3GB
Poor: 55% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 53rd / 613
465,724 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Nvidia(10DE 1131) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 54% Asus(1043 8508)
Poor: 54% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 55th / 613
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
65.5 % +3% 63.3 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
188 fps 194 fps +3%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
145 fps 150 fps +3%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
192 fps +4% 184 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
151 fps Faster complex splatting.
+21%
125 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
216 fps 220 fps +2%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
156 fps 164 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+5%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
210 fps +4% 202 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
169 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+22%
139 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
150 fps 156 fps +4%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
98 fps Slightly Better Fortnite fps.
+8%
91 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
65 fps +4% 63 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+14%
53 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
151 fps 159 fps +5%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
98 fps +1% 97 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55 fps 62 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+14%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
51 fps +5% 49 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
117 fps 121 fps +4%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60 fps 63 fps Slightly Better World of Warcraft fps.
+6%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps 98 fps +3%
Minecraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
188 fps 236 fps Better Minecraft fps.
+25%
Market Share
Based on 17,574,759 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.24 % 2.37 % Slightly higher market share.
+6%
Value
Value For Money
109 % Much better value.
+75%
62.5 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
103 % 117 % Slightly more popular.
+14%
Price
Price (score)
$170 Much cheaper.
+55%
$374
Age
Newest
34 Months Much more recent.
+40%
57 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
220 fps 220 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
189 fps 194 fps +3%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
197 fps +2% 194 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
172 fps 175 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 Nvidia GTX 970 is a game changer in terms of performance per watt and value for money. The GTX 970 is based on Nvidia's ground-breaking Maxwell architecture which delivers considerable clock for clock performance gains over Kepler, its predecessor. Comparing the GTX 970 and 780 Ti shows that the two cards offer comparable performance yet the new GTX 970 costs nearly half as much! Unsurprisingly Nvidia are discontinuing the 780 Ti as it's now largely redundant. These price to performance gains typically occur once or twice a decade and although the new Maxwell architecture will improve down the line with the release of the Ti/Titan versions, at the moment the 970 offers the best value for money on the market by miles. Since this summary was originally written AMD have slashed prices and older Nvidia models (780/780 Ti/770) have also been hugely discounted. See the latest value for money rankings here[Jul '15 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 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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