Average Bench: 26.6% (102nd of 592)

Based on 16,624 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 73.3% 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) 75.6fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 69.4fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R7 260X is just 7.73%. 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) 75.4fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 53.9fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,624 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.4 Lighting 75.6 86.9
65 Reflection 75.4 85.9
86.1 Parallax 100 117
26.1% 83.7 fps
Min Avg Max
44.6 MRender 53.9 62
59 Gravity 69.4 78.4
60 Splatting 70 80.2
27% 64.4 fps
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The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Gigabyte(1458 2271) 2GB
CLim: 1188 MHz, MLim: 1625 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.11.1
Lighting 87.7
Reflection 85.3
Parallax 113
30% 95.2 fps
MRender 60.7
Gravity 78.8
Splatting 79.1
31% 72.9 fps
CLim: 1175 MHz, MLim: 1625 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.5.2
Lighting 80.9
Reflection 78.1
Parallax 107
28% 88.7 fps
MRender 60.4
Gravity 75.9
Splatting 78.2
30% 71.5 fps
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.5.2
Lighting 52.4
Reflection 76.3
Parallax 99.3
22% 76 fps
MRender 44.3
Gravity 68.5
Splatting 71.7
26% 61.5 fps
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Lighting 0.1
Reflection 75.7
Parallax 99.1
11% 58.3 fps
MRender 55.7
Gravity 69
Splatting 71.8
27% 65.5 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,633,137 GPUs tested.

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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $120 @ launch in Feb '14)
Sapphire(174B E258) 32% 26% ± 3%
SAPPHIRE R7 260X 2GB OC 2x DVI
11222-22-20G
SAPPHIRE R7 260X 2GB OC
11222-06-20G
XFX(1682 7260) 17% 27% ± 2%
XFX 260X 2GB
R7260XCNF4
Asus(1043 04D3) 9% 26% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2935) 8% 27% ± 3%
MSI R7 260X 2GB OC
R7 260X 2GD5 OC
PwrHis(1787 2339) 6% 26% ± 2%
Asus(1043 048F) 5% 30% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 2271) 4% 30% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 227B) 3% 28% ± 1%
MSI(1462 293A) 3% 24% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E253) 3% 28% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 2274) 3% 30% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 22A9) 2% 28% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 2% 24% ± 6%
Asus(1043 045A) 1% 27% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0491) 0% 28% ± 0%
Asus(1043 04A9) 0% 24% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 228B) 0% 27% ± 3%
Asus(1043 0499) 0% 28% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2275) 0% 24% ± 0%
Asus(1043 04CB) 0% 31% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2938) 0% 26% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2936) 0% 24% ± 0%
Device(1545 7260) 0% 29% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2296) 0% 30% ± 0%
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Typical R7 260X Builds (Compare 12,623 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $309

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 Comments

Added 3 years ago.

Good

4 days ago.

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


Average

2 months ago.

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


Poor

10 days ago.

bought a cheap used onw from aliexpress. for the price (50€) got alot of performance.


Good

13 months ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

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


Average

17 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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