Desktop Graphics Cards Ranking List

The comparison chart below, shows the ranking of AMD and Nvidia video cards based on their overall gaming performance. We also recommend you to read our article about the important factors to consider when selecting a graphics card. As you see in the table below, we have divided the graphics cards into 4 categories: low, mid-range, high-end and extreme. We have also split the video cards according to their manufacturer (Nvidia and AMD/ATI) and listed the equivalent product from both company.

The very first card listed on top of the chart delivers the best performance. Moving toward the bottom of the table, we've listed the very low-end video card, which is suitable for light gaming only.


Performance of Desktop Graphics card (2008 - 2015)

NvidiaAMD/ATI
Extreme
GTX Titan-X, GTX Titan-Z,
GTX 980 Ti, GTX 980, GTX Titan Black,
GTX 690, GTX 780 Ti, GTX Titan, GTX 970
GTX 780, GTX 590,
R9 295x2, R9 Fury X,
HD 7990, R9 Fury, R9 390X,
R9 290X, R9 390, R9 290, HD 6990
HD 7970 GHz, R9 280X,
High-end
GTX 770, GTX 680,
GTX 670, GTX 960, GTX 950,
GTX 760, GTX 660 Ti, GTX 580,
GTX 660, GTX 570,
GTX 560 Ti 448, GTX 480, GTX 295,
R9 380, R9 285, R9 280, HD 7970,
HD 6870 X2, HD 5970, HD 7950 Boost,
R9 270X, HD 7950, HD 7870 XT,
R7 370, HD 7870, R9 270, HD 6970,
R7 265, HD 7850, HD 6950,
Mid-range
GTX 750 Ti, GTX 650 Ti Boost,
GTX 560 Ti, GTX 560,
GTX 470, GTX 650 Ti, GTX 465,
GTX 750, GTX 460,
GTX 285, GTX 560 SE,
GTX 550 Ti, GT 740, GTX 650,
HD 5870, R7 260X,
R7 260, HD 6870,
HD 4870 X2, HD 7790,
HD 5850, HD 6850,
HD 7770, HD 6790,
R7 250X,
Low
GTX 460 SE, GTX 280,
GTX 275, GTX 260,
9800 GX2, GTX 650 PE,
GTS 450, GTS 250,
9800 GTX, 9800 GT,
GT 545, GT 640,
GT 240 GS, 9600 GT,
GT 240, GT 440,
GT 430, GT 520,
HD 7750, HD 4850 X2,
HD 5830, HD 4890,
HD 6790, HD 4870,
HD 6770, R7 250, HD 5770,
HD 6750, HD 5750,
HD 6670 GDDR5, HD 4850,
R7 240, HD 7730, HD 6670 GDDR3,
HD 5670, HD 6570, HD 6650,
HD 4770, HD 5570,


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