Real World Speed
Performance profile from 124,457 user samples
100,309 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 66% MSI(1462 3176) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 52% Asus(1043 8518) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 52% Great: 66%
SPEED RANK: 49th / 625
24,148 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% Gigabyte(1458 3FC8)
Worst Bench: 61% Nvidia(10DE 2184) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 61% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 43rd / 625
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
59.9 % 65.9 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+10%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
238 fps 239 fps +0%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+12%
147 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
218 fps 233 fps Slightly faster NBody calculation.
+7%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
151 fps 170 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+13%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
272 fps +3% 264 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
178 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+11%
160 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
241 fps 248 fps +3%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
166 fps 183 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+10%
CSGO
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
183 fps Much Better CSGO Fps.
+44%
127 fps
Fortnite
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
103 fps 119 fps Better Fortnite Fps.
+16%
PUBG
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
70 fps 73 fps +4%
GTAV
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
61 fps 70 fps Slightly Better GTAV Fps.
+15%
LoL
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
192 fps Slightly Better LoL Fps.
+6%
181 fps
Overwatch
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
104 fps +1% 103 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
61 fps +0% 60 fps
Minecraft
Avg. Fps @ 1080p on Max
207 fps 283 fps Much Better Minecraft Fps.
+36%
Market Share
Based on 21,549,003 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.6 % 0.9 % Much higher market share.
+50%
Value
Value For Money
28.4 % 74.3 % Hugely better value.
+162%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
101 % 143 % Much more popular.
+42%
Price
Price (score)
$500 $210 Much cheaper.
+58%
Age
Newest
62 Months 7 Months Hugely more recent.
+89%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
269 fps 300 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+12%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
235 fps +1% 232 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
239 fps 281 fps Better lighting effects.
+18%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
215 fps 218 fps +1%
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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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NVIDIA's GTX 1660 follows hot on the heels of last month's release of the GTX 1660 Ti. As the name would suggest, the 1660 is a slightly scaled back version of the 1660 Ti. Both feature NVIDIAs's new TU116 Turing based die, have 6GB of VRAM, are without RTX cores and have a power draw (TDP) of 120W. The main differences arise from the number of CUDA cores: the 1660 has 1408 whilst the 1660 Ti has 1536, and memory bandwidth: the 1660 can deliver 8 Gpbs using ubiquitous GDDR5 (as featured in the GTX 1060 3GB and 6GB) versus the 1660 Ti which can deliver 12 Gpbs using newer, faster and dearer GDDR6. Early benchmarks show that the GTX 1660 has about a 20% lower effective speed than the 1660 Ti, but with an entry price of $219 USD, the 1660 is also about 20% cheaper. Further, the 1660 has a 12% effective speed advantage over the ~$230 USD 6GB 1060 and a similar real world effective speed to AMD's $265 USD RX 590. NVIDIAs strategy of offering great value Turing products at all price tiers can only be good for competition and consumers. [Mar '19 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) November 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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Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

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Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9600K $210Nvidia GTX 1660 $210Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $340Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $260Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $49
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