Real World Speed
Performance profile from 904,483 user samples
658,194 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 61% EVGA(3842 6267)
Worst Bench: 50% Asus(1043 85B6)
Poor: 50% Great: 61%
SPEED RANK: 51st / 621
246,289 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 59% PowerColor(148C 2378)
Worst Bench: 47% Sapphire(1DA2 E366)
Poor: 47% Great: 59%
SPEED RANK: 53rd / 621
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
56.2 % +3% 54.6 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
213 fps 282 fps Much better texture detail.
+32%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps +1% 146 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
208 fps 209 fps +0%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
161 fps Faster complex splatting.
+23%
131 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
239 fps 321 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+34%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
158 fps +2% 155 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
225 fps 229 fps +2%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
176 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+27%
139 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
160 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+10%
146 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
101 fps Slightly Better Fortnite fps.
+9%
93 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
68 fps +1% 68 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+6%
56 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
182 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+25%
145 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
101 fps +3% 99 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
70 fps 72 fps +3%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
57 fps 62 fps Slightly Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+8%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
132 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+6%
124 fps
Minecraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
218 fps Better Minecraft fps.
+19%
184 fps
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
76 fps Slightly Better World of Warcraft fps.
+13%
68 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
105 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+10%
95 fps
Market Share
Based on 19,396,474 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
4.29 % Much higher market share.
+34%
3.21 %
Value
Value For Money
49.3 % 74.8 % Much better value.
+52%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
103 % 118 % Slightly more popular.
+15%
Price
Price (score)
$270 $173 Much cheaper.
+36%
Age
Newest
37 Months 28 Months More recent.
+24%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
244 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+7%
227 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
210 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+9%
192 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
222 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+9%
203 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
195 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+9%
179 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 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) August 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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Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

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  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
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