Average Bench: 24.5% (114th of 584)

Based on 9,997 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6719 Models: AMD Radeon HD 6900, ASUS EAH6950, AMD Radeon HD 6900 Series

Very poor average bench

The AMD HD 6950 averaged 75.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 82.3fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 66.1fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 6950 is just 5.92%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 6950 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 55.7fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 42.7fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,997 samples)
Min Avg Max
68.9 Lighting 82.3 94.2
49.2 Reflection 55.7 62.8
67.5 Parallax 77.6 88.2
24.9% 71.9 fps
Min Avg Max
38.1 MRender 42.7 47
57.7 Gravity 66.1 77.1
56.8 Splatting 63.7 69.6
24.2% 57.5 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Sapphire(174B E182) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Lighting 102
Reflection 63.4
Parallax 76.1
29% 80.4 fps
MRender 49
Gravity 81
Splatting 71.2
28% 67.1 fps
Sapphire(174B E186) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Lighting 82
Reflection 56.1
Parallax 76.8
25% 71.6 fps
MRender 42.6
Gravity 65.4
Splatting 64
24% 57.3 fps
Sapphire(174B E186) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Lighting 82.2
Reflection 55.2
Parallax 75.8
25% 71.1 fps
MRender 42.5
Gravity 64.8
Splatting 63.4
24% 56.9 fps
XFX(1682 3122) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Lighting 81.2
Reflection 53.8
Parallax 74.8
24% 69.9 fps
MRender 41.5
Gravity 63.9
Splatting 62.5
24% 56 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 8,290,631 GPUs tested.

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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $290 @ launch in Dec '10)
Sapphire(174B 186B) 21% 24% ± 3%
AMD(1002 0B00) 12% 24% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 2307) 12% 24% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3121) 7% 24% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E186) 7% 24% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 21FD) 6% 26% ± 2%
Asus(1043 03BE) 5% 24% ± 4%
XFX(1682 3122) 4% 23% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2010) 4% 25% ± 1%
Asus(1043 03BA) 3% 25% ± 1%
MSI(1462 2461) 3% 25% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3125) 3% 24% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2460) 2% 24% ± 1%
Asus(1043 03D4) 2% 25% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3120) 2% 25% ± 0%
XFX(1682 3123) 2% 25% ± 3%
Sapphire(174B E182) 2% 26% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3127) 2% 24% ± 0%
XFX(1682 3130) 1% 29% ± 3%
Device(0000 0000) 0% 16% ± 10%
XFX(1682 3126) 0% 24% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3124) 0% 25% ± 0%
XFX(1682 3128) 0% 21% ± 5%
PwrHis(1787 2306) 0% 26% ± 1%
Diamond(1092 6950) 0% 25% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2207) 0% 24% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2462) 0% 26% ± 0%
Device(1545 6950) 0% 23% ± 0%
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Typical HD 6950 Builds (Compare 2,635 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $880

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1 month ago.

Overheats, can't run too many games.


Excellent

1 month ago.

I use this card and I get pubg 60fps solid on med settings!


Excellent

5 months ago.

Still awesome for playing in 1080p medium/high settings in most modern games, excellent in 720p gaming in ultra settings for most games up to 2016..


Terrible

6 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Good

2 years ago.

Very good vga!


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