Real World Speed
Performance profile from 72,038 user samples
46,082 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 256% Gigabyte(1458 4100) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 208% MSI(1462 E130)
Poor: 208% Great: 256%
SPEED RANK: 6th / 713
25,956 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 407% MSI(1462 5104)
Worst Bench: 303% MSI(1462 5104)
Poor: 303% Great: 407%
SPEED RANK: 1st / 713
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
240 % 370 % Much faster effective speed.
+54%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
347 fps 585 fps Much better lighting effects.
+69%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
349 fps 571 fps Much better reflection handling.
+64%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
480 fps 517 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+8%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
299 fps 560 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+87%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
376 fps 667 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+77%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
472 fps 625 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+32%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
509 fps 552 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+8%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
317 fps 605 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+91%
Market Share
Based on 67,041,542 GPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.64 % Higher market share.
+13%
1.45 %
Value
Value For Money
75.7 % Much better value.
+68%
45.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
94 % +1% 93 %
Price
Price (score)
$750 Much cheaper.
+61%
$1,945
Age
Newest
13 Months More recent.
+19%
16 Months
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
415 fps 821 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+98%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
227 fps 316 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+39%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
370 fps 727 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+96%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
215 fps 294 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+37%
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The RTX 4070-Ti is based on Nvidia’s Ada Lovelace architecture. It features 7,680 cores with base / boost clocks of 2.3 / 2.6 GHz, 12 GB of memory, a 192-bit memory bus, 60 3rd gen RT cores, 240 4th gen Tensor cores, DLSS 3 (with frame generation), a TDP of 285W and an MSRP of $800 USD. The 4070-Ti is around 50% faster than the 3070-Ti and offers similar performance to the 3090-Ti at less than half the price. Since the 4070-Ti only has 12GB-192-bit memory (vs 24GB-384-bit in the 3090-Ti) it is relatively weaker (5-10%) at 4K. Users tempted to consider the 7900 XT/X by AMD’s army of sponsored Advanced Marketers (youtube, reddit, twitter, forums etc.) should be aware that AMD have a history of releasing benchmark busting, heavily marketed, sub standard products. Although the 7900 XTX does outperform the 4070-Ti on paper, the 4070-Ti is more power efficient (quieter), has a broader feature set (RT/DLSS 3.0) and offers far better game compatibility (drivers). PC gamers still looking to join AMD’s “2%” GPU club (Steam stats: 5000/6000 series combined mkt share) need to work on their critical thinking skills: Influencers are paid handsomely to promote inferior products. Most gamers, who are best off playing at 1080p, should wait for the upcoming, better value, 4060 series cards. Shoppers looking for more affordable options in the near term should consider the previous gen 3060-Ti, which offers excellent real-world performance for $400 USD. [Jan '23 GPUPro]

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The RTX 4090 is based on Nvidia’s Ada Lovelace architecture. It features 16,384 cores with base / boost clocks of 2.2 / 2.5 GHz, 24 GB of memory, a 384-bit memory bus, 128 3rd gen RT cores, 512 4th gen Tensor cores, DLSS 3 and a TDP of 450W. Performance gains will vary depending on the specific game and resolution. With a 4090 tier card 1080p in-game fps will often get CPU bottlenecked which prevents the GPU from delivering higher fps. At higher (often sub-optimal) resolutions (1440p, 4K etc) the 4090 will show increasing improvements compared to lesser cards. When fps are not CPU bottlenecked at all, such as during GPU benchmarks, the 4090 is around 75% faster than the 3090 and 60% faster than the 3090-Ti, these figures are approximate upper bounds for in-game fps improvements. The fact that the 4090 is currently the fastest performing graphics card available is reflected in its jaw-dropping MSRP of $1,600. Since PC gamers rarely buy AMD GPUs, Nvidia only have themselves to compete with. Surprisingly, $1,600 is actually reasonable value for money, when compared to previous gen. flagship cards. Prospective buyers will need a top of the line system to extract maximum performance from the 4090 and because of its monstrous dimensions, many will also need a new PC case. Consumers that demand value for money, should wait a few more months for the 4060 / 4070 models by which time AMD's 7900 series will also probably be heavily discounted. Alternatively, shoppers looking to buy in the near term should consider the last gen. 3060-Ti, which offers excellent real-world (1080p) performance at a fraction of the price ($400 USD). [Oct '22 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) February 2024 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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