Real World Speed
Performance profile from 347,350 user samples
327,864 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% EVGA(3842 3975)
Worst Bench: 54% EVGA(3842 3975)
Poor: 54% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 41st / 595
19,486 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 46% Gigabyte(1458 229A) 3GB
Worst Bench: 31% Gigabyte(1458 229A) 3GB
Poor: 31% Great: 46%
SPEED RANK: 66th / 595
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+60%
39.9 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
196 fps Better texture detail.
+17%
167 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
150 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+147%
60.8 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
184 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+59%
116 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
124 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+44%
86.2 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
223 fps Better peak texture detail.
+16%
192 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
163 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+138%
68.5 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
203 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+54%
132 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
140 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+42%
98.8 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+23%
127 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+23%
43 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
178 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+46%
122 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62 fps Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+27%
49 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
99 fps Much Better World of Tanks fps.
+64%
60 fps
Market Share
Based on 11,430,138 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.27 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,386%
0.22 %
Value
Value For Money
96.8 % Much better value.
+54%
62.9 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
119 % Much more popular.
+68%
71 %
Price
Price (score)
$195 $185 Slightly cheaper.
+5%
Age
Newest
49 Months Slightly more recent.
+11%
55 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
225 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+55%
145 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
196 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+117%
90.5 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
195 fps Much better lighting effects.
+61%
121 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
175 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+123%
78.5 fps
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) October 2018 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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