Average Bench: 45.8% - 51st / 533

Based on 9,760 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1002 6818, 1002 679E Models: AMD Radeon HD 7800, ASUS HD7870, AMD Radeon HD 7870

Below average average bench

The AMD HD 7870 averaged 54.1% 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. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 141fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 92.5fps
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Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 7870 is just 9%. 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) 84.3fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 108fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,760 samples)
Min Avg Max
89.4 Lighting 108 120
75.4 Reflection 84.3 91.8
124 Parallax 141 161
37.3% 111 fps
Min Avg Max
55 MRender 59.5 64.9
84.7 Gravity 92.5 104
81.3 Splatting 87 93.6
54.4% 79.7 fps
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The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
XFX(1682 3255) 2GB
MaxC: 1000 MHz, MaxM: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Lighting 112
Reflection 77.4
Parallax 159
41% 116 fps
MRender 55.2
Gravity 98.7
Splatting 84.3
54% 79.4 fps
Sapphire(174B E241) 2GB
MaxC: 1050 MHz, MaxM: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 111
Reflection 88
Parallax 144
38% 114 fps
MRender 62
Gravity 93.7
Splatting 88.4
56% 81.4 fps
MSI(1462 2810) 2GB
MaxC: 1100 MHz, MaxM: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 16.6
Lighting 105
Reflection 82.7
Parallax 136
36% 108 fps
MRender 57.8
Gravity 89
Splatting 86.4
53% 77.7 fps

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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 2,891,971 GPUs tested.

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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B E241) 19% 45% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 2554) 16% 48% ± 4%
Sapphire(174B E217) 9% 46% ± 3%
Asus(1043 0432) 8% 45% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 2321) 6% 45% ± 8%
XFX(1682 3250) 6% 44% ± 3%
MSI(1462 2740) 5% 46% ± 2%
Asus(1043 042A) 5% 44% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 4% 46% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2328) 4% 47% ± 4%
Sapphire(174B E246) 4% 47% ± 8%
AMD(1002 0B04) 4% 46% ± 3%
XFX(1682 3255) 3% 50% ± 4%
XFX(1682 3251) 2% 42% ± 7%
Asus(1043 042F) 2% 45% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3252) 2% 47% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E224) 1% 45% ± 1%
Device(1545 7870) 1% 45% ± 0%
Diamond(1092 2321) 0% 47% ± 0%
PowerColor(148C 2321) 0% 45% ± 1%
MSI(1462 2810) 0% 48% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 225D) 0% 44% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2811) 0% 25% ± 0%
Device(0000 0000) 0% 48% ± 0%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

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19 hrs ago.

after having it for a little over a year, this card has failed me. i didn't think it would fail me this soon. very disappointed.


Good

4 months ago.

Best ever


Excellent

28 days 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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