# Name Gpu Score
# Name Gpu Score
  • For highest final score throughout the contest period.
Drawn randomly among registered users who submitted a valid entry during the contest week. Contest weeks change at 10 AM GMT Wednesdays.
GPU Price
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 USD 499.99
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480 USD 449.99
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470 USD 269.99
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 465 USD 199.99
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 USD 169.99
NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 USD 119.99
NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 USD 79.99

MSI N480GTX Lightning Competition

  • Contest runs until January 4th, 14.00 GMT
  • This contest uses 3DMark 11 with the Performance -preset, highest 3DMark score wins.
  • Entries must use approved drivers and scores must not be marked private.
  • Hardware requirements:
    • All entries must use a single MSI N480 GTX Lightning graphics card
    • Other hardware is not restricted, but must be commercially available.
  • To enter, submit your result to 3DMark.com and login or register to connect the result to your account.
  • Prizes go to the three highest scores submitted.
  • There is a special award of $1,000 for users who manage to get their GPU core clock to 1450 MHz or higher.

The Best Performance vs Cost Competition

  • Contest runs until January 4th, 14.00 GMT
  • This contest uses 3DMark 11 with the Performance -preset, highest final score wins.
  • Entries must use approved drivers and scores must not be marked private.
  • Hardware requirements:
    • All entries must use an NVIDIA desktop graphics card
    • Other hardware is not restricted, but must be commercially available.
  • To enter, submit your result to 3DMark.com and login or register to connect the result to your account.
  • Final Score = 3DMark 11 score / cost of graphics card(s)
  • The cost of the graphics card is determined by the matching MSRP prize from contest sponsor MSI multiplied by the number of cards.
  • Weekly prizes go to the highest score submitted during that week, limited to one win per competitor.
  • Overall highest score submitted wins the grand prize of $1000 USD rizes are given weekly to the highest score submitted during that week
  • GeForce with CUDA

    GeForce 400 / 500 series products deliver massive DirectX 11 tessellation performance so you can crank-up the gaming realism with incredibly detailed environments and characters.
  • PhysX

    Full support for NVIDIA PhysX technology, enabling a totally new class of physical gaming interaction for a more dynamic and realistic experience with GeForce.
  • SLI

    Industry leading NVIDIA SLI technology offers amazing performance scaling for the world’s premier gaming solution.
  • 3DVision

    Expand your games across three displays in full stereoscopic 3D for the ultimate “inside the game” experience with the power of NVIDIA 3D Vision and SLI technologies. NVIDIA Surround also supports triple screen gaming with non-stereo displays.