CSGO 9600K.OC
Dust 2 1080p Max
214 EFps +3% 208 EFps
GTAV 9600K.OC
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
59 EFps Better GTAV EFps.
+20%
49 EFps
Overwatch 9600K.OC
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
63 EFps +5% 60 EFps
PUBG 9600K.OC
M249 Training 1080p Max
69 EFps Better PUBG EFps.
+21%
57 EFps
Fortnite 9600K.OC
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
77 EFps Slightly Better Fortnite EFps.
+7%
72 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 884,845 user samples
731,336 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 61% Asus(1043 85AE)
Worst Bench: 52% Sapphire(174B 2438) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 52% Great: 61%
SPEED RANK: 56th / 628
153,509 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 57% XFX(1682 9480)
Worst Bench: 44% XFX(1682 9480)
Poor: 44% Great: 57%
SPEED RANK: 63rd / 628
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
57 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+10%
51.7 %
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
220 fps Better lighting effects.
+24%
178 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+6%
140 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
208 fps Slightly faster NBody calculation.
+10%
189 fps
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
241 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+14%
212 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
160 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+9%
147 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
223 fps Slightly faster peak NBody calculation.
+6%
210 fps
Market Share
Based on 22,498,835 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.85 % Hugely higher market share.
+442%
0.71 %
Value
Value For Money
46.7 % 87.5 % Hugely better value.
+87%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
135 % Much more popular.
+41%
96 %
Price
Price (score)
$289 $140 Much cheaper.
+52%
Age
Newest
41 Months +2% 42 Months
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
210 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+16%
181 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
242 fps 299 fps Better peak texture detail.
+24%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
175 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+33%
132 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
194 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+13%
171 fps
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
213 fps 259 fps Better texture detail.
+22%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
162 fps Faster complex splatting.
+29%
126 fps
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The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s third 16 nm Pascal based GPU. It follows last month’s release of the higher end GTX 1070 and 1080. The 1060 has a TDP of 120 Watts and its aftermarket variants are available right away alongside the reference Founders edition. Comparing the GTX 1060 and 970 shows that although the 1060 leads by 12% it is also currently more expensive. Nvidia rushed the release of the GTX 1060 to help retain market share that may otherwise have gone to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 480. Comparing the RX 480 and GTX 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 12%. Due to better hardware compatibility, the RX 480 is able to match the 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, but that all depends on where prices settle. [Jul '16 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 to better price/performance for the current generation of games, the RX 480 also offers relatively strong DX12 support. [Jun '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 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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