Real World Speed
Performance profile from 350,243 user samples
333,471 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Asus(1043 8508)
Worst Bench: 54% Asus(1043 8508)
Poor: 54% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 43rd / 597
16,772 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 80% Nvidia(10DE 1051) 3GB
Worst Bench: 59% MSI(1462 2984) 3GB
Poor: 59% Great: 80%
SPEED RANK: 34th / 597
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.6 % 70.4 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+11%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
195 fps 265 fps Much better texture detail.
+36%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
150 fps 158 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+5%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
183 fps 218 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+19%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
125 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+13%
111 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
224 fps 301 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+34%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps 173 fps +5%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
204 fps 249 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+22%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
141 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+15%
123 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps 173 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+10%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53 fps 58 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+10%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
97 fps 106 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+9%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
176 fps +3% 171 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62 fps 64 fps +3%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
49 fps +1% 48 fps
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
63 fps 82 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+30%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+24%
76 fps
Market Share
Based on 12,183,666 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.26 % Insanely higher market share.
+2,408%
0.13 %
Value
Value For Money
72.8 % Slightly better value.
+11%
65.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
123 % Much more popular.
+62%
76 %
Price
Price (score)
$300 Cheaper.
+27%
$410
Age
Newest
50 Months More recent.
+17%
60 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
222 fps 231 fps +4%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
194 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+5%
184 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
196 fps 198 fps +1%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
175 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+7%
164 fps
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) November 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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