Real World Speed
Performance profile from 1,206,789 user samples
625,424 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 58% Nvidia(10DE 1131) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 45% Gigabyte(1458 3679) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 45% Great: 58%
SPEED RANK: 78th / 650
581,365 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 151% EVGA(3842 6593)
Worst Bench: 113% MSI(1462 360A) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 113% Great: 151%
SPEED RANK: 13th / 650
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
51.7 % 135 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+160%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
64.1 fps 171 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+167%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
72 fps 122 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+69%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
61.3 fps 174 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+184%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
72.1 fps 192 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+166%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
77.7 fps 135 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+74%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
67.4 fps 192 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+185%
CSGO
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
156 Fps 247 Fps Much Better CSGO Fps.
+58%
Fortnite
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
94 Fps 148 Fps Much Better Fortnite Fps.
+57%
PUBG
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
63 Fps 102 Fps Much Better PUBG Fps.
+63%
GTAV
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
53 Fps 107 Fps Hugely Better GTAV Fps.
+102%
LoL
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
156 Fps 235 Fps Much Better LoL Fps.
+50%
Overwatch
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
97 Fps 128 Fps Much Better Overwatch Fps.
+32%
BF1
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
62 Fps 125 Fps Hugely Better BF1 Fps.
+101%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
48 Fps 115 Fps Hugely Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Fps.
+140%
Minecraft
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
189 Fps 250 Fps Much Better Minecraft Fps.
+32%
DOTA 2
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
121 Fps 181 Fps Much Better DOTA 2 Fps.
+49%
WoW
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
63 Fps 117 Fps Hugely Better WoW Fps.
+85%
WoT
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
97 Fps 151 Fps Much Better WoT Fps.
+54%
Market Share
Based on 35,694,079 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.81 % 2.05 % Higher market share.
+13%
Value
Value For Money
36.1 % 39.5 % Slightly better value.
+10%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
115 % 126 % Slightly more popular.
+10%
Price
Price (score)
$340 Much cheaper.
+58%
$808
Age
Newest
74 Months 44 Months Much more recent.
+41%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
74.7 fps 208 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+178%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
68.6 fps 203 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+196%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
59.9 fps 133 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+122%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
67.3 fps 189 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+181%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
61.3 fps 180 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+194%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
53.6 fps 122 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+128%
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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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Hyped as the "Ultimate GEforce", the 1080 Ti is NVIDIA's latest flagship 4K VR ready GPU. It supersedes last years GTX 1080, offering a 30% increase in performance for a 40% premium (founders edition 1080 Tis will be priced at $699, pushing down the price of the 1080 to $499). It also supersedes the prohibitively expensive Titan X Pascal, pushing it off poll position in performance rankings. The 1080 Ti is based on the Pascal architecture and features a slightly modified version of the same flagship GP102 silicon found in the Titan X Pascal. It has 11GB of the high bandwidth GDDR5X video memory (versus 12GB in the Titan X Pascal) and an impressive 11GB frame buffer. Like the Titan X Pascal, it features 12bn transistors and 3584 CUDA cores which can run at a boost clock speed of 1.582 GHz – 3% faster than the Titan X Pascal's 1.531 GHz. This increased speed is partially attributable to the 1080 Ti’s new dualFET power system which allows the chip to run at higher power and more efficiently than ever before. The release of the 1080 Ti comes ahead of the competition from AMD's Vega - rumored for release in Q2 2017. Vega is AMD's next generation graphics card (following on from Polaris 10) featuring their new HBM2 die which is alleged to have eight times the capacity of GDDR5 with half of the footprint. NVDIA's own next generation graphics cards (Volta) are in the pipeline for 2018. [Mar '17 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) November 2020 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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