Real World Speed
Performance profile from 544,902 user samples
79,409 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 85% MSI(1462 3176) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 56% EVGA(3842 2980) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 56% Great: 85%
SPEED RANK: 32nd / 599
465,493 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% EVGA(3842 5173)
Worst Bench: 81% EVGA(3842 6173)
Poor: 81% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 20th / 599
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
74.3 % 98.1 % Much faster effective speed.
+32%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
234 fps 306 fps Much better texture detail.
+31%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
163 fps 199 fps Faster multi rendering.
+22%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
215 fps 286 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+33%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
148 fps 221 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+49%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
269 fps 353 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+31%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
179 fps 218 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+22%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
241 fps 319 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+32%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
166 fps 247 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+49%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
185 fps 200 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+8%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
70 fps 80 fps Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+15%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64 fps 79 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+23%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
102 fps 120 fps Better Fortnite fps.
+17%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
195 fps 218 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+12%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
104 fps 115 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+10%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
75 fps 96 fps Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+28%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61 fps 82 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+34%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
141 fps 146 fps +4%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74 fps 91 fps Better World of Warcraft fps.
+22%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
109 fps 125 fps Better World of Tanks fps.
+16%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
102 fps 127 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+24%
Market Share
Based on 13,915,971 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.67 % 5.16 % Hugely higher market share.
+670%
Value
Value For Money
60.4 % 101 % Much better value.
+68%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
99 % 191 % Hugely more popular.
+93%
Price
Price (score)
$500 $350 Much cheaper.
+30%
Age
Newest
52 Months 31 Months Much more recent.
+40%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
274 fps 347 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+27%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
235 fps 316 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+34%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
234 fps 304 fps Better lighting effects.
+30%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
209 fps 284 fps Much better reflection handling.
+36%
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The GTX 1070 is Nvidia’s second graphics card (after the 1080) to feature the new 16 nm Pascal architecture. As a result of the die shrink from 28 to 16 nm, Pascal based cards are more energy efficient than their predecessors. The GTX 1070 is rated at just 150 Watts. In terms of performance the gap between the flagship 1080 and 1070 averages 25%. Both GPUs have 8GB of DDR5 and although they share the same processing core (GP104), the 1070 has 25% of its resources disabled. Comparing performance between the 1070 and legendary GTX 970 shows that the newer 1070 wins by a whopping 50%. The GTX 1070 has only just hit the market so, at least for the time being, prices are significantly over the Founders Edition MSRP of $450 but Nvidia have stated that they expect third party cards to sell from $379 at which time the 1070 will likely dominate as the value for money leader[Jun '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 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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