Real World Speed
Performance profile from 564,369 user samples
195,136 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 44% MSI(1462 3205) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 32% Gigabyte(1458 36AC) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 32% Great: 44%
SPEED RANK: 68th / 599
369,233 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 140% MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 66% Gigabyte(1458 3702)
Poor: 66% Great: 140%
SPEED RANK: 11th / 599
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
40.2 % 124 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+207%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
124 fps 398 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+221%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
80.7 fps 234 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+190%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
119 fps 385 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+224%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
80.2 fps 241 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+200%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
141 fps 466 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+230%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
86.5 fps 260 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+201%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
131 fps 441 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+237%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
89.1 fps 269 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+202%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
140 fps 237 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+70%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
42 fps 95 fps Hugely Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+128%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
36 fps 88 fps Hugely Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+142%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
70 fps 123 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+77%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
137 fps 223 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+63%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60 fps 132 fps Hugely Better Fortnite fps.
+119%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
49 fps 112 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+128%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
37 fps 95 fps Hugely Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+159%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps 165 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+72%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53 fps 95 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+79%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64 fps 131 fps Hugely Better World of Tanks fps.
+103%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
59 fps 142 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+139%
Market Share
Based on 13,739,888 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.49 % 3.52 % Hugely higher market share.
+136%
Value
Value For Money
60.6 % 101 % Much better value.
+66%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
85 % 147 % Much more popular.
+73%
Price
Price (score)
$198 Much cheaper.
+60%
$498
Age
Newest
48 Months 31 Months Much more recent.
+35%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
151 fps 456 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+202%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
124 fps 413 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+233%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
132 fps 389 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+195%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
112 fps 365 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+226%
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The GTX 1080 is Nvidia’s new flagship graphics card. It features the new 16 nm (down from 28 nm) Pascal architecture. This is the first die shrink since the release of the GTX 680 at which time the manufacturing process shrunk from 40 nm down to 28 nm. In terms of typical 3D gaming performance the 1080 is around 30% faster than the GTX 980 Ti and it manages to deliver the additional performance with a TDP of just 180 Watts which is 70 Watts less than the 980 Ti. The new Pascal architecture delivers a satisfying jump in performance over Maxwell and the GTX 1080 is now the fastest single GPU available. Over the coming months older generation cards will likely see significant price drops as the better value for money 1070, 1060 and 1050 cards slowly replace their predecessors. [May '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 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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