Real World Speed
Performance profile from 385,209 user samples
383,532 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% EVGA(3842 3975)
Worst Bench: 53% EVGA(3842 0972) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 53% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 45th / 599
1,677 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 42% Dell(1028 05AB) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 15% Clevo(1558 5281) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 15% Great: 42%
SPEED RANK: 82nd / 599
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.7 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+87%
34 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
195 fps Much better texture detail.
+64%
119 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
150 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+98%
75.7 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
184 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+80%
102 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
125 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+86%
67.1 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
221 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+53%
144 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
163 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+92%
85.1 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
206 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+65%
125 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
141 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+92%
73.5 fps
Market Share
Based on 13,740,454 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.99 % Insanely higher market share.
+29,800%
0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
122 % Hugely more popular.
+122%
55 %
Age
Newest
52 Months Slightly more recent.
+7%
56+ Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
226 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+39%
163 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
196 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+125%
87.2 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
195 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+102%
96.3 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
175 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+119%
79.8 fps
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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 $360Nvidia GTX 1070 $280Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $159Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
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