Average Bench: 41.7% (42nd of 535)

Based on 8,283 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 679A Models: AMD Radeon R9 200, ASUS R9 280

Below average average bench

The AMD R9 280 averaged 58.3% 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. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 60.1fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 123fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 280 is just 15%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 280 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 77.8fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 115fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,283 samples)
Min Avg Max
99.2 Lighting 123 147
67.6 Reflection 77.8 92.6
116 Parallax 164 194
42.1% 121 fps
Min Avg Max
53 MRender 60.1 70.2
99.5 Gravity 115 136
74.8 Splatting 85.8 101
33.5% 86.9 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Asus(1043 047E) 3GB
MaxC: 1100 MHz, MaxM: 1420 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 16.12.1
Lighting 146
Reflection 91.8
Parallax 205
51% 148 fps
MRender 70.4
Gravity 136
Splatting 101
39% 103 fps
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 3GB
MaxC: 1110 MHz, MaxM: 1575 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.3.3
Lighting 150
Reflection 94.3
Parallax 199
51% 148 fps
MRender 63.3
Gravity 138
Splatting 102
36% 101 fps
MaxC: 940 MHz, MaxM: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.3.3
Lighting 127
Reflection 79
Parallax 169
44% 125 fps
MRender 61.3
Gravity 117
Splatting 86.7
34% 88.4 fps
MaxC: 940 MHz, MaxM: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 16.6
Lighting 114
Reflection 71.2
Parallax 150
39% 112 fps
MRender 55.7
Gravity 106
Splatting 78.6
31% 80.2 fps
MaxC: 940 MHz, MaxM: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.3.3
Lighting 112
Reflection 70.8
Parallax 150
38% 111 fps
MRender 55.2
Gravity 104
Splatting 77.4
31% 79 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B A003) 37% 41% ± 4%
Sapphire R9 280 3GB Dual-X
11230-00-20G
MSI(1462 277C) 13% 42% ± 7%
Asus(1043 047E) 11% 42% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 11% 45% ± 7%
XFX(1682 3003) 11% 41% ± 5%
XFX R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation
R9280ATDFD
XFX R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation Black
R9280ATDBD
PwrHis(1787 3000) 6% 40% ± 5%
PowerColor(148C 3000) 4% 41% ± 10%
PwrHis(1787 5000) 3% 43% ± 6%
PwrHis(1787 2800) 2% 41% ± 4%
Asus(1043 0482) 1% 44% ± 2%
MSI(1462 277D) 0% 41% ± 4%
Asus(1043 047C) 0% 27% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $388

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Slightly faster than a 1050 Ti for less money, and mine overclocked and benched well on air cooling. Definitely a good card.


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1 month ago.

one of the best price/perfomance cards in the market


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