Average Bench: 36.2% (61st of 555)

Based on 34,137 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6810 Models: AMD Radeon R9 200, ASUS R9 270X

Poor average bench

The AMD R9 270X averaged 63.8% 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) 111fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 94.3fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270X is just 6.99%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 270X performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 87.5fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 62.5fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 34,137 samples)
Min Avg Max
95.9 Lighting 111 122
79.5 Reflection 87.5 95.8
130 Parallax 146 163
38.2% 115 fps
Min Avg Max
58.1 MRender 62.5 68.1
88.3 Gravity 94.3 103
82.9 Splatting 89 97.3
34.6% 81.9 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Sapphire(174B E272) 2GB
CLim: 1150 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 122
Reflection 95.8
Parallax 156
41% 124 fps
MRender 68.4
Gravity 100
Splatting 97.5
37% 88.8 fps
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 118
Reflection 91.5
Parallax 152
40% 120 fps
MRender 65.1
Gravity 98.2
Splatting 90.9
36% 84.7 fps
MSI(1462 3030) 2GB
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 116
Reflection 90.3
Parallax 147
39% 118 fps
MRender 64.5
Gravity 96.3
Splatting 92.7
36% 84.5 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,343,381 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 34,137 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $199 @ launch in Oct '13)
Sapphire(174B E271) 29% 35% ± 5%
Sapphire R9 270X 2GB Dual-X Boost OC
11217-01-20G
Sapphire R9 270X 4GB Dual-X Boost OC
11217-04-20G
Gigabyte(1458 2272) 12% 37% ± 2%
Gigabyte R9 270X 2GB WINDFORCE
GV-R927XOC-2GD
Gigabyte R9 270X 4GB WINDFORCE
GV-R927XOC-4GD
Asus(1043 0464) 12% 37% ± 3%
Asus R9 270X 2GB DirectCU II
R9270X-DC2T-2GD5
MSI(1462 3030) 9% 37% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E270) 7% 37% ± 2%
XFX(1682 9275) 6% 35% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E272) 5% 38% ± 4%
PowerColor(148C 2336) 4% 36% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 3% 36% ± 2%
Asus(1043 04A1) 3% 33% ± 12%
PwrHis(1787 2336) 2% 35% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 227D) 2% 37% ± 1%
MSI(1462 3036) 2% 37% ± 1%
MSI(1462 3033) 2% 36% ± 7%
Asus(1043 0460) 2% 34% ± 2%
PowerColor(148C 2340) 1% 39% ± 3%
MSI(1462 3034) 0% 35% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 226D) 0% 38% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3031) 0% 38% ± 2%
Device(1545 9270) 0% 36% ± 0%
Asus(1043 04A3) 0% 36% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3037) 0% 36% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0000) 0% 36% ± 0%
MSI(1462 303A) 0% 37% ± 0%
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Desktop 53%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

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 Comments

Added 3 years ago.

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2 days ago.

understand this benchmarks are for people who want to show off there leet status and be able to say look at me i have this blah blah.. not everyone can afford high end stuff..anyway Benchmarks only want to lure you to buy the newest stuff by telling you your stuff is garbage "if its not broken don't fix it"


Good

1 month ago.

Handles most games on medium settings in 1080p


Good

4 days ago.

such an underrated graphics card


Excellent

7 days ago.

because was a good card for what it was at for its time and i till kills some cards that were just made


Excellent

5 days ago.

good!


Excellent

1 month ago.

this is good card


Excellent

22 days ago.

5yertrt


Excellent

29 days ago.

I play all with this card


Liked

1 month ago.

Comment 

im using this card GIGABYTE AMD RADEON R9 270x 4GB DDR5 with 3 monitors 27inch .. excellent work and games in 5760x1080 resolution :) this resolution some games on ultra details, and other all games on high details ... in 1920x1080 all games run on ULTRA details :) 3 monitors connected via DVI, DVI, HDMI.—Feb '15


Terrible

2 months ago.

cheap price but great performance


Excellent

6 months ago.

Works for all games on suprisingly high settings


Excellent

1 month ago.

Beast card. There are deffinitely better choices as of 2018, but even now, it delivers a good experience on moderate graphic settings.


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