Real World Speed
Performance profile from 212,928 user samples
116,407 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 111% Asus(1043 855B) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 66% Zotac(19DA 1396) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 66% Great: 111%
SPEED RANK: 27th / 611
96,521 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 84% EVGA(3842 2988) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 59% Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 59% Great: 84%
SPEED RANK: 41st / 611
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
96.7 % Much faster effective speed.
+30%
74.2 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
319 fps Much better texture detail.
+36%
234 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
191 fps Faster multi rendering.
+18%
162 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
284 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+32%
215 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
194 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+31%
148 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
378 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+40%
270 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
213 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+20%
177 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
324 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+34%
242 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
225 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+35%
167 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
202 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+10%
183 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
80 fps Slightly Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+14%
71 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
122 fps Better Fortnite fps.
+19%
103 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
81 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+27%
64 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
220 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+14%
193 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
116 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+12%
104 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
97 fps Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+30%
75 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
83 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+38%
60 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
154 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+9%
142 fps
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
88 fps Better World of Warcraft fps.
+18%
74 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
123 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+13%
109 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
122 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+20%
102 fps
Market Share
Based on 15,593,107 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.67 % Higher market share.
+20%
0.56 %
Value
Value For Money
80.8 % Much better value.
+34%
60.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
118 % More popular.
+19%
99 %
Price
Price (score)
$480 +4% $500
Age
Newest
46 Months Slightly more recent.
+15%
54 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
362 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+34%
270 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
321 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+37%
235 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
310 fps Much better lighting effects.
+32%
234 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
281 fps Much better reflection handling.
+35%
208 fps
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The new GTX 980 Ti shares the same board as the more expensive Titan-X but with various restrictions including a reduced number of CUDA cores (3072 to 2816, -8.3%). Although the 980 Ti has the same 384-bit memory bandwidth as the Titan-X it only has 6GB of GDDR5 vs. 12GB in the Titan-X. So far we only have one user benchmark from a pre-release unit of the GTX 980 Ti so the following benchmarks are provisional. Comparing the Titan-X and 980 Ti shows that the Ti only lags by around 8%, which is in line with the CUDA core counts on the two cards. On the other hand comparing the GTX 980 and GTX 980 Ti shows that the Ti is around 16% faster. We don't have reliable prices for the GTX 980 Ti yet so a precise value rating isn't possible but as a card aimed at resolutions greater than 1080p it will struggle to match the GTX 970 for the vast majority of users. [May '15 GPUPro]

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The Nvidia GTX 980 is the new top end Maxwell based Nvidia GPU. The Maxwell architecture offers significantly higher clock for clock performance when compared to Kepler based cards from the previous generation. Comparing the GTX 980 and GTX 970 shows that the 970 only lags by around 17% in terms of performance but it's priced nearly 40% lower making the GTX 970 far better value for money card. Even though the GTX 970 beats the 980 in terms of value, the 980 still destroys previous generation cards. Comparing the GTX 980 and 780 Ti shows that the Newer 980 offers around 14% better performance at a 25% price discount. Nvidia have changed the price/performance landscape with their new Maxwell architecture and now pose a serious threat to AMDs high end GPU market share. The new GTX 980/970 cards replace the now discontinued GTX 780 Ti, 780 and 770. [Sep '14 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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