CSGO
Dust 2 1080p Max
271 EFps Better CSGO EFps.
+25%
217 EFps
GTAV
Franklin & Lamar 1080p Max
125 EFps Much Better GTAV EFps.
+60%
78 EFps
Overwatch
Temple of Anubis 1080p Max
182 EFps Much Better Overwatch EFps.
+52%
120 EFps
PUBG
M249 Training 1080p Max
167 EFps Much Better PUBG EFps.
+44%
116 EFps
Fortnite
UserBenchmark Island 1080p Max
174 EFps Much Better Fortnite EFps.
+36%
128 EFps
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 166,795 user samples
77,922 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 141% MSI(1462 3903) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 115% MSI(1462 3909) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 115% Great: 141%
SPEED RANK: 21st / 667
88,873 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 91% Sapphire(1DA2 E426) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 79% MSI(1462 381E) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 79% Great: 91%
SPEED RANK: 52nd / 667
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
131 % Much faster effective speed.
+51%
86.8 %
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
179 fps Much better lighting effects.
+67%
107 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
174 fps Much better reflection handling.
+45%
120 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
182 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+91%
95.5 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
136 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+23%
111 fps
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
196 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+72%
114 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
222 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+75%
127 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
196 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+96%
99.8 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
144 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+25%
115 fps
Market Share
Based on 48,131,598 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.65 % Hugely higher market share.
+86%
0.35 %
Value
Value For Money
77.6 % Better value.
+13%
68.6 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
101 % More popular.
+20%
84 %
Price
Price (score)
$400 $300 Cheaper.
+25%
Age
Newest
12 Months Much more recent.
+45%
22 Months
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
182 fps 184 fps +1%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
123 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+46%
84 fps
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
163 fps +2% 160 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
116 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+45%
79.9 fps
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The RTX 3060 Ti is Nvidia’s latest 3000 series GPU. Assuming it (ever…) comes into stock at $400 USD, it will take the crown as the best value for money graphics card. Nvidia’s new Ampere architecture, which supersedes Turing, offers both improved power efficiency and performance. The 3060 Ti features 4,864 CUDA cores, 152 Tensor cores, it has a boost clock of 1.665 GHz, 8 GB of memory and a power draw of just 200 W. Nvidia’s entire 3000 series lineup offers once in a decade price/performance improvements. The 3060 Ti beats the previous generation’s 2060 Super by 35% in terms of effective speed at the same MSRP. Given the widespread issues AMD users are facing with 5000 series GPUs (blue/black screens etc.), AMD’s 6000 series GPU’s will have to see substantial price cuts and a huge marketing effort in order to gain any traction. Meanwhile, Christmas has come early for PC gamers who can look forward to an unparalleled gaming experience in class leading titles such as Cyberpunk 2077. At ultra settings, with ray tracing enabled, Cyberpunk 2077 redefines the boundaries of immersive gaming. It makes GTA5 look like Tetris in comparison. The combination of RTX+DLSS delivers stunning graphics that are several tiers higher than both AMD's best discrete GPUs and the upcoming consoles. In terms of real world performance, Nvidia’s 3000 series has more or less put AMD’s Radeon group in checkmate. Nonetheless, AMD’s marketers are capable of delivering elaborate BS albeit whilst struggling to keep a straight face. Their marketing infrastructure outsold Intel in the CPU market despite a 15% performance deficit. Without an appropriate social media marketing strategy, Nvidia will probably lose considerable market share, for all the wrong reasons. [Dec '20 GPUPro]

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The 6GB AMD 5600 XT is a slightly cheaper, BIOS restricted, version of the 8GB 5700. The majority of 5600 XT’s should operate reasonably quietly as the single fan reference design was skipped for this release. Although the reference design is absent there are, however, several variants which range in performance between the GTX 1660S and the RTX 2060. Performance is more varied than usual because of last minute BIOS changes. The best versions of the 5600 XT (Sapphire Pulse) were distributed to reviewers (good luck finding one of these at MSRP). These models are capable, with BIOS updates, of performance that almost matches the RTX 2060. At $280 USD the higher performing SKUs could make sense for users that are happy to tinker with or return faulty hardware. During our GTAV testing reflection MSAA resulted in very poor, almost matt, reflection fidelity (the same bug appears on several Navi and Vega cards). Whilst playing Project Cars 2 our 5600 XT PC crashed several times. Given the vast number of software (and hardware) problems since day one of the 5000 series launch, it’s ironic that AMD’s latest 20.1.3 driver does not even offer an option to skip the installation of a boatload of new system shortcuts, gimmicks and other bloatware. [Jan '20 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 2021 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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