Average Bench: 27% (101st of 590)

Based on 13,986 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1002 6658, 1002 665D Models: AMD Radeon R7 200, ASUS R7 260, ASUS R7 260X

Very poor average bench

The AMD R7 260X averaged 72.9% 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. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 77.4fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 70.4fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R7 260X is just 6.05%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R7 260X performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 76.6fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 54.3fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,986 samples)
Min Avg Max
66.5 Lighting 77.4 87.3
69.5 Reflection 76.6 85.8
87.1 Parallax 101 116
26.6% 85 fps
Min Avg Max
46.9 MRender 54.3 61.9
61.9 Gravity 70.4 78.5
62 Splatting 70.6 80.4
27.3% 65.1 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Lighting 77.5
Reflection 75.4
Parallax 98.7
26% 83.9 fps
MRender 55.7
Gravity 68.9
Splatting 71.2
27% 65.3 fps
PwrHis(1787 2339) 2GB
CLim: 1030 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 74.3
Reflection 72.1
Parallax 95.8
25% 80.7 fps
MRender 49.9
Gravity 67.3
Splatting 64.1
26% 60.4 fps
MSI(1462 293A) 1GB
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 17.12.2
Lighting 68.4
Reflection 75.6
Parallax 87.3
23% 77.1 fps
MRender 55.5
Gravity 59.4
Splatting 71.7
26% 62.2 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 8,850,578 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 13,986 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $120 @ launch in Feb '14)
Sapphire(174B E258) 32% 26% ± 2%
SAPPHIRE R7 260X 2GB OC 2x DVI
11222-22-20G
SAPPHIRE R7 260X 2GB OC
11222-06-20G
XFX(1682 7260) 15% 27% ± 2%
XFX 260X 2GB
R7260XCNF4
MSI(1462 2935) 11% 27% ± 2%
MSI R7 260X 2GB OC
R7 260X 2GD5 OC
PwrHis(1787 2339) 6% 27% ± 2%
Asus(1043 04D3) 6% 26% ± 1%
Asus(1043 048F) 5% 29% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 2271) 4% 30% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E253) 3% 28% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 22A9) 3% 28% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 227B) 3% 28% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 2274) 2% 29% ± 5%
MSI(1462 293A) 2% 24% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 2% 26% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0499) 1% 26% ± 4%
Asus(1043 0458) 1% 27% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 228B) 1% 29% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 2296) 1% 30% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04A9) 1% 23% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 2275) 1% 30% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04C3) 0% 24% ± 2%
Asus(1043 045A) 0% 28% ± 0%
Asus(1043 049D) 0% 27% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0495) 0% 26% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2936) 0% 27% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2938) 0% 27% ± 0%
Device(7333 0000) 0% 25% ± 0%
Device(1545 7260) 0% 29% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 41%
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Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $65

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $320

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 Comments

Added 3 years ago.

Good

20 days ago.

It held itself really well while I used it. Buuut, it ain't fast.


Average

1 month ago.

It can play most games on 1080 but it has startup issues


Good

11 months ago.

Surprisingly good performance for its cheap price. Can play most games I throw at it with decent settings


Excellent

2 days ago.

No,the R7 260X is not more powerfull than GTX 650 Ti boost.


Average

15 months ago.

Was good back in 2014 as my GPU but when I went for GTX 10 series, it is 1.5 times better!


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