Real World Speed
Performance profile from 447,168 user samples
434,663 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Gigabyte(1458 367B) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 54% Asus(1043 8508)
Poor: 54% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 54th / 611
12,505 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 125% Device(1DA2 E376) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 73% Device(1DA2 E376) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 73% Great: 125%
SPEED RANK: 19th / 611
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.5 % 109 % Much faster effective speed.
+72%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
195 fps 469 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+141%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
150 fps 181 fps Faster multi rendering.
+21%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
183 fps 315 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+72%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
123 fps 282 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+129%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
223 fps 569 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+155%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps 190 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+15%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
207 fps 369 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+78%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
141 fps 303 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+115%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps 174 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+11%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
63 fps 102 fps Much Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+62%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
91 fps 119 fps Much Better Fortnite fps.
+30%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53 fps 87 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+66%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
172 fps 173 fps +1%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62 fps 113 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+81%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
49 fps 95 fps Hugely Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+95%
Market Share
Based on 15,593,107 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.63 % Hugely higher market share.
+378%
0.55 %
Value
Value For Money
62.6 % 122 % Hugely better value.
+95%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
120 % Much more popular.
+50%
80 %
Price
Price (score)
$374 $310 Cheaper.
+17%
Age
Newest
54 Months 19 Months Much more recent.
+65%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
225 fps 347 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+54%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
199 fps 241 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+21%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
195 fps 286 fps Much better lighting effects.
+47%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
175 fps 225 fps Better reflection handling.
+29%
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The Nvidia GTX 970 is a game changer in terms of performance per watt and value for money. The GTX 970 is based on Nvidia's ground-breaking Maxwell architecture which delivers considerable clock for clock performance gains over Kepler, its predecessor. Comparing the GTX 970 and 780 Ti shows that the two cards offer comparable performance yet the new GTX 970 costs nearly half as much! Unsurprisingly Nvidia are discontinuing the 780 Ti as it's now largely redundant. These price to performance gains typically occur once or twice a decade and although the new Maxwell architecture will improve down the line with the release of the Ti/Titan versions, at the moment the 970 offers the best value for money on the market by miles. Since this summary was originally written AMD have slashed prices and older Nvidia models (780/780 Ti/770) have also been hugely discounted. See the latest value for money rankings here[Jul '15 GPUPro]

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The Radeon RX Vega 56 is the weakest member of AMD's Vega GPU family. The Vega architecture is built on 14 nm silicon and contains next-generation compute units (nCUs). Each NCU houses 64 steam processors, of which the Vega 56 has 3584 vs. 4096 in the Vega 64. The new architecture employs 8GB of second generation high-bandwidth memory (HBM2) which is able cope with more data, more quickly than previously. Although the Vega 56 has 12.5% less processing units, users have found that by flashing an RX 64 Bios into an RX 56 card allows a 10% increase in OC headroom which effectively brings a BIOS flashed RX 56 onto par with a stock RX 64 and just 12.5% slower than a fully overclocked RX 64. This would be great news if the RX 56 were available at its MSRP of $399 as it would then be both cheaper and faster than a GTX 1070, but current market prices for the RX Vega 56 are closer to $550. The GPU market is still unbalanced (AMD GPUs in particular) as a result of the ongoing Ethereum mining frenzy which has depleted global GPU inventory to the lowest levels in recent memory. [Oct '17 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 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 $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $75
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