Real World Speed
Performance profile from 176,589 user samples
110,774 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 66% Asus(1043 8518) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 54% EVGA(3842 2983)
Poor: 54% Great: 66%
SPEED RANK: 48th / 621
65,815 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 29% EVGA(3842 2958)
Worst Bench: 23% HP(103C 82DF) 2GB
Poor: 23% Great: 29%
SPEED RANK: 106th / 621
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
60.1 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+129%
26.3 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
239 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+147%
96.9 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
166 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+116%
76.7 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
219 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+132%
94.6 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
152 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+111%
72.2 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
270 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+148%
109 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
177 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+115%
82.2 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
240 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+131%
104 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
165 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+105%
80.3 fps
CSGO
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
183 fps Much Better CSGO fps.
+50%
123 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
103 fps Hugely Better Fortnite fps.
+107%
50 fps
GTAV
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61 fps Much Better GTAV fps.
+59%
38 fps
LoL
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
192 fps Much Better LoL fps.
+58%
122 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
104 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+50%
69 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61 fps Hugely Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+82%
33 fps
Minecraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
207 fps Much Better Minecraft fps.
+56%
133 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
135 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+64%
83 fps
WoW
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74 fps Much Better WoW fps.
+64%
45 fps
WoT
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
108 fps Much Better WoT fps.
+65%
66 fps
Market Share
Based on 20,844,424 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.5 % Much higher market share.
+52%
0.33 %
Value
Value For Money
28.5 % 36.6 % Better value.
+28%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
101 % Much more popular.
+40%
72 %
Price
Price (score)
$500 $170 Much cheaper.
+66%
Age
Newest
61 Months 50 Months More recent.
+18%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
268 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+125%
119 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
236 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+149%
94.9 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
240 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+131%
104 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
214 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+148%
86.3 fps
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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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The GTX 950 is Nvidia's latest Maxwell card which is based on a GTX 960 but with 25% fewer CUDA cores and 25% fewer texture units. Comparing the GTX 960 and 950 shows that, as expected, effective speed has been reduced by 25%. The GTX 950 is positioned above GTX 750 Ti which is Nvidia's energy efficient mass market GPU. Comparing the 750 Ti and 950 shows that 950 is nearly 50% faster but it's also priced 50% higher so the 950 doesn't offer improved value for money. Gaming performance for the GTX 950 at resolutions up to 1080p on high/ultra settings will be satisfactory most of the time. That said, the GTX 950 is priced on the high side ($160). At present the GTX 960 ($171) offers 25% better performance for just 7% more money. See a current list of the best value graphics cards here[Aug '15 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) October 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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