Average Bench: 34.9% (58th of 544)

Based on 13,194 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 65.0% 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) 107fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 92fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 7870 is just 7.98%. 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) 83.1fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 58.9fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,194 samples)
Min Avg Max
86.7 Lighting 107 121
73.8 Reflection 83.1 92.6
123 Parallax 141 164
36.9% 111 fps
Min Avg Max
54.5 MRender 58.9 65
86.1 Gravity 92 105
79.6 Splatting 85.9 95.6
33.4% 78.9 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Sapphire(174B E217) 2GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.5.2
Lighting 107
Reflection 83.9
Parallax 140
37% 110 fps
MRender 59.4
Gravity 89.7
Splatting 86
33% 78.4 fps
Asus(1043 042A) 2GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 105
Reflection 82.9
Parallax 149
37% 112 fps
MRender 57.7
Gravity 88.7
Splatting 85.6
33% 77.3 fps
Sapphire(174B E241) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Lighting 103
Reflection 80.5
Parallax 134
35% 106 fps
MRender 54.4
Gravity 87.7
Splatting 82.7
32% 74.9 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,662,903 GPUs tested.

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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B E241) 19% 34% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 2554) 13% 37% ± 1%
Asus(1043 042A) 8% 34% ± 6%
Sapphire(174B E217) 7% 34% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2740) 6% 32% ± 9%
XFX(1682 3250) 6% 33% ± 6%
Asus(1043 0432) 6% 35% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 6% 33% ± 6%
PwrHis(1787 2321) 6% 35% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E246) 5% 38% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3251) 4% 33% ± 3%
XFX(1682 3255) 4% 38% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2328) 4% 37% ± 3%
AMD(1002 0B04) 3% 33% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3252) 2% 33% ± 7%
Asus(1043 042F) 1% 34% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2810) 1% 39% ± 5%
PowerColor(148C 2321) 0% 35% ± 1%
Device(0000 0000) 0% 26% ± 12%
Diamond(1092 2321) 0% 37% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E224) 0% 34% ± 0%
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Gaming 35%
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Desktop
Desktop 52%
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Workstation
Workstation 38%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

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30 days 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)


Excellent

10 days ago.

It runs 2017 games on High - Ultra.


Terrible

6 days ago.

fuck amd


Excellent

2 months ago.

For a today price it is still a pretty competitive card with excellent power. After I overclocked on core 1325 and memory 1430 it can beat new cards from AMD like 460, 550, 560 and even get close to 470 and 570. Got score at 61.7%.


Excellent

6 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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