Average Bench: 37.1% (52nd of 540)

Based on 9,748 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1002 6818, 1002 679E Models: AMD Radeon HD 7800, ASUS HD7870, AMD Radeon HD 7870

Poor average bench

The AMD HD 7870 averaged 62.9% 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. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 59.7fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 108fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 7870 is just 8.55%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 7870 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 84.2fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 93fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,748 samples)
Min Avg Max
91.4 Lighting 108 120
75.5 Reflection 84.2 92.1
125 Parallax 142 160
36.7% 111 fps
Min Avg Max
54.3 MRender 59.7 64.8
86.4 Gravity 93 106
80.3 Splatting 86.9 94.5
33.4% 79.8 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 2GB
MaxC: 1100 MHz, MaxM: 1320 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 16.6
Lighting 116
Reflection 90.9
Parallax 149
39% 119 fps
MRender 63.7
Gravity 98
Splatting 90.2
36% 84 fps
Sapphire(174B E217) 2GB
MaxC: 1000 MHz, MaxM: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.2
Lighting 107
Reflection 83.8
Parallax 149
38% 113 fps
MRender 59.3
Gravity 89.7
Splatting 87
33% 78.7 fps
XFX(1682 3251) 2GB
MaxC: 1000 MHz, MaxM: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Lighting 102
Reflection 79.7
Parallax 132
35% 105 fps
MRender 57.1
Gravity 86.7
Splatting 83.1
32% 75.6 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B E241) 17% 37% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 2554) 13% 39% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E217) 12% 36% ± 6%
Asus(1043 0432) 8% 37% ± 3%
Asus(1043 042A) 7% 37% ± 3%
MSI(1462 2740) 6% 37% ± 5%
XFX(1682 3250) 6% 36% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2328) 5% 37% ± 6%
PwrHis(1787 2321) 5% 37% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E246) 5% 39% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 3% 36% ± 3%
XFX(1682 3255) 3% 39% ± 3%
XFX(1682 3251) 2% 37% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3252) 2% 37% ± 2%
AMD(1002 0B04) 2% 36% ± 0%
Asus(1043 042F) 2% 38% ± 4%
Diamond(1092 2321) 0% 36% ± 3%
PowerColor(148C 2321) 0% 38% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E224) 0% 35% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2810) 0% 40% ± 0%
Device(0000 0000) 0% 38% ± 0%
Device(1545 7870) 0% 35% ± 0%
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Gaming 37%
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Desktop 53%
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Workstation
Workstation 38%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

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1 day ago.

After having it for a year and a half this card hasnt failed me in terms of performance except bf1. A big part is that I play at 1920x1080 with 2gb of vram which is not a good idea. for 1080p great card and more then decent for playing any other games like bf4 runs a high-ultra around 100 fps at my res but it is lacking in newer games (not cod)


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6 months ago.

Best ever


Excellent

3 months ago.

Bought a ref design one to put in my little sister's computer for around 50 EUR. This card is perfectly fine on stock clocks, but god can it overclock! core at 1285 and mem at 1450 and it chugs along fine! it gets a 60% score on here, purely insane.


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