Real World Speed
Performance profile from 1,375,524 user samples
1,368,019 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 60% Gigabyte(1458 371D)
Worst Bench: 51% MSI(1462 3490) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 51% Great: 60%
SPEED RANK: 100th / 691
7,505 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 313% Asus(1043 88A1) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 239% Nvidia(10DE 167A) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 239% Great: 313%
SPEED RANK: 2nd / 691
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
56.1 % 290 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+418%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
69.6 fps 435 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+525%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
76.8 fps 436 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+468%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
65.8 fps 539 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+719%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
70 fps 365 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+421%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
75.4 fps 481 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+538%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
109 fps 529 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+385%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
70.1 fps 579 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+726%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
74.9 fps 389 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+419%
Market Share
Based on 58,438,543 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.12 % Hugely higher market share.
+141%
0.88 %
Value
Value For Money
102 % Hugely better value.
+84%
55.5 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
88 % More popular.
+29%
68 %
Price
Price (score)
$130 Hugely cheaper.
+90%
$1,240
Age
Newest
78 Months 2 Months Hugely more recent.
+97%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
73.3 fps 523 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+614%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
70.6 fps 278 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+294%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
66.9 fps 458 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+585%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
65.7 fps 264 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+302%
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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 provided prices settle appropriately. [Jul '16 GPUPro]

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The RTX 4080 is based on Nvidia’s Ada Lovelace architecture. It features 9,728 cores with base / boost clocks of 2.2 / 2.5 GHz, 16 GB of memory, a 256-bit memory bus, 76 3rd gen RT cores, 304 4th gen Tensor cores, DLSS 3 and a TDP of 320W. Performance gains will vary depending on the specific game and resolution. With a 4080 tier card 1080p in-game fps will often get CPU bottlenecked which prevents the GPU from delivering higher fps. At higher (often sub-optimal) resolutions (1440p, 4K etc) the 4080 will show increasing improvements compared to lesser cards. When fps are not CPU bottlenecked at all, such as during GPU benchmarks, the 4080 is around 50% faster than the 3080 and 25% faster than the 3090-Ti, these figures are approximate upper bounds for in-game fps improvements. The 4080 has an MSRP of $1,200 USD. Since PC gamers rarely buy AMD GPUs, Nvidia only have themselves to compete with. AMD continue to burn their credibility with PC gamers. Following a series of over-hyped releases which were heavily promoted on youtube, forums, reddit and twitter, consumers have little interest in the Radeon brand. As time goes on, AMD’s “Advanced Marketing” has a decreasing impact on consumers. Meanwhile, Nvidia remains focused on novel goals such as better graphics (RT/DLSS), frame consistency, game compatibility and driver stability. Consumers looking for better value should wait a few more months for the 4060 / 4070 models by which time AMD's 7900 series will also probably be heavily discounted. Alternatively, shoppers looking to buy in the near term should consider the last gen. 3060-Ti, which offers excellent real-world (1080p) performance at a fraction of the price ($400 USD). [Nov '22 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 2023 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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  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
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  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
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  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
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