Real World Speed
Performance profile from 546,444 user samples
527,770 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 56% Gigabyte(1458 36E1) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 47% Gigabyte(1458 36BC) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 47% Great: 56%
SPEED RANK: 67th / 634
18,674 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 67% Gigabyte(1458 3628) 3GB
Worst Bench: 53% Zotac(19DA 1314) 3GB
Poor: 53% Great: 67%
SPEED RANK: 54th / 634
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
51.8 % 60.3 % Faster effective speed.
+16%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
195 fps 197 fps +1%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
152 fps 161 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+6%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
184 fps 221 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+20%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
217 fps 222 fps +2%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
163 fps 172 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+6%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
201 fps 248 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+23%
CSGO
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
156 Fps 171 Fps Slightly Better CSGO Fps.
+10%
Fortnite
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
94 Fps Slightly Better Fortnite Fps.
+11%
85 Fps
GTAV
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
53 Fps 58 Fps Slightly Better GTAV Fps.
+11%
LoL
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
156 Fps 170 Fps Slightly Better LoL Fps.
+8%
Overwatch
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
97 Fps 105 Fps Slightly Better Overwatch Fps.
+8%
BF1
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
62 Fps 65 Fps +4%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
48 Fps 49 Fps +2%
DOTA 2
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
121 Fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 Fps.
+7%
114 Fps
WoW
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
63 Fps 73 Fps Better WoW Fps.
+16%
Market Share
Based on 23,706,542 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.09 % Insanely higher market share.
+2,886%
0.07 %
Value
Value For Money
28.6 % 34.8 % Better value.
+22%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
104 % Much more popular.
+33%
78 %
Price
Price (score)
$428 $410 +4%
Age
Newest
64 Months Slightly more recent.
+14%
74 Months
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
194 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+5%
184 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
220 fps 302 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+37%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
138 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+13%
122 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
175 fps +5% 167 fps
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
196 fps 267 fps Much better texture detail.
+36%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
124 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+10%
113 fps
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 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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Intel Core i5-9600K $218Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $42
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