Real World Speed
Performance profile from 187,425 user samples
54,637 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 37% Gigabyte(1458 370C) 2GB
Worst Bench: 28% Zotac(19DA 2376) 2GB
Poor: 28% Great: 37%
SPEED RANK: 85th / 599
132,788 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 25% Nvidia(10DE 1380) 2GB
Worst Bench: 19% Device(0000 0000) 2GB
Poor: 19% Great: 25%
SPEED RANK: 123rd / 599
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
33.1 % Much faster effective speed.
+48%
22.3 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
96.4 fps Much better texture detail.
+47%
65.5 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
76.1 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+41%
53.9 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
94.4 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+37%
68.7 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
72 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+84%
39.1 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
111 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+50%
73.8 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
81.7 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+36%
60 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
105 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+36%
77.3 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
79.9 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+79%
44.6 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
125 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+12%
112 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
37 fps +4% 36 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
51 fps Slightly Better Fortnite fps.
+14%
45 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
122 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+11%
109 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
65 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+29%
51 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
43 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+13%
38 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
32 fps Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+27%
25 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+79%
54 fps
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
47 fps +3% 46 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64 fps Much Better World of Tanks fps.
+39%
46 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
51 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+10%
47 fps
Market Share
Based on 13,810,128 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.44 % 1.13 % Hugely higher market share.
+157%
Value
Value For Money
55.3 % Slightly better value.
+11%
49.8 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % 85 % More popular.
+16%
Price
Price (score)
$170 $110 Much cheaper.
+35%
Age
Newest
41 Months Much more recent.
+31%
59 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
118 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+56%
75.8 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
94.7 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+87%
50.6 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
102 fps Much better lighting effects.
+51%
67.7 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
85.9 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+90%
45.2 fps
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The GTX 950 is Nvidia's latest Maxwell card which is based on a GTX 960 but with 25% fewer CUDA cores and 25% fewer texture units. Comparing the GTX 960 and 950 shows that, as expected, effective speed has been reduced by 25%. The GTX 950 is positioned above GTX 750 Ti which is Nvidia's energy efficient mass market GPU. Comparing the 750 Ti and 950 shows that 950 is nearly 50% faster but it's also priced 50% higher so the 950 doesn't offer improved value for money. Gaming performance for the GTX 950 at resolutions up to 1080p on high/ultra settings will be satisfactory most of the time. That said, the GTX 950 is priced on the high side ($160). At present the GTX 960 ($171) offers 25% better performance for just 7% more money. See a current list of the best value graphics cards here[Aug '15 GPUPro]

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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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