Real World Speed
Performance profile from 576,116 user samples
574,429 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% Gigabyte(1458 3773) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 61% EVGA(3842 6276)
Poor: 61% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 613
1,687 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 156% AMD(1002 081E)
Worst Bench: 130% AMD(1002 081E)
Poor: 130% Great: 156%
SPEED RANK: 11th / 613
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
96.9 % 143 % Much faster effective speed.
+48%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
300 fps 652 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+117%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
197 fps 219 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+11%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
282 fps 442 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+57%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
221 fps 334 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+51%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
352 fps 727 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+107%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
218 fps 242 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+11%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
318 fps 479 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+51%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
247 fps 365 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+48%
Market Share
Based on 17,046,372 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
4.06 % Insanely higher market share.
+2,800%
0.14 %
Value
Value For Money
94.6 % +2% 93.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
196 % Hugely more popular.
+168%
73 %
Price
Price (score)
$380 Much cheaper.
+46%
$700
Age
Newest
35 Months 3 Months Hugely more recent.
+91%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
348 fps 421 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+21%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
315 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+10%
287 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
300 fps 357 fps Better lighting effects.
+19%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
280 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+8%
259 fps
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The GTX 1070 is Nvidia’s second graphics card (after the 1080) to feature the new 16 nm Pascal architecture. As a result of the die shrink from 28 to 16 nm, Pascal based cards are more energy efficient than their predecessors. The GTX 1070 is rated at just 150 Watts. In terms of performance the gap between the flagship 1080 and 1070 averages 25%. Both GPUs have 8GB of DDR5 and although they share the same processing core (GP104), the 1070 has 25% of its resources disabled. Comparing performance between the 1070 and legendary GTX 970 shows that the newer 1070 wins by a whopping 50%. The GTX 1070 has only just hit the market so, at least for the time being, prices are significantly over the Founders Edition MSRP of $450 but Nvidia have stated that they expect third party cards to sell from $379 at which time the 1070 will likely dominate as the value for money leader[Jun '16 GPUPro]

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The widely anticipated (albeit currently not widely available) prosumer AMD Radeon VII is finally available. It features a next generation Vega 20 GPU which is based on a 7nm manufacturing process, compared to 14nm in the first generation flagship: the RX Vega 64. The Radeon VII has a massive 16GB of expensive high-bandwidth memory (HBM2) which offers a decent degree of future proofing and also makes it a good choice for memory hungry applications, however most current games do not require more than the 8GB that comes with both NVIDIA's RTX 2080 and AMD’s RX Vega 64. The Radeon VII has fewer cores than the RX Vega 64 (3840 vs 4096) but clock speeds have been boosted up to 1800 MHz compared to 1546 MHz in the RX Vega 64, the net result is 13.8 TFLOPS single precision computations (versus 13.4 TFLOPS for the RX Vega 64). On the negative side, the Radeon VII is designed with three cooling fans which can get noisy and early software drivers are reported to be buggy. Whilst there is a modest 16% performance advantage over the RX Vega 64, initial benchmarks indicate that the Radeon VII has an effective speed which is 6% short of the similarly priced RTX 2080.  [Feb '19 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) May 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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Intel Core i7-8700K $356Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
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