Average Bench: 41.7% (44th of 542)

Based on 10,780 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) 59.9fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 122fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 280 is just 12.8%. 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) 77.3fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 115fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,780 samples)
Min Avg Max
95.7 Lighting 122 144
67.6 Reflection 77.3 90
138 Parallax 165 191
42.2% 122 fps
Min Avg Max
53.3 MRender 59.9 68.5
101 Gravity 115 133
74.5 Splatting 85.3 98.8
33.4% 86.6 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.0
Lighting 120
Reflection 78.2
Parallax 171
42% 123 fps
MRender 58.2
Gravity 123
Splatting 86.4
33% 89.2 fps
MaxC: 933 MHz, MaxM: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 123
Reflection 77
Parallax 164
42% 121 fps
MRender 59.6
Gravity 115
Splatting 83.8
33% 86 fps
PowerColor(148C 3000) 3GB
MaxC: 960 MHz, MaxM: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 115
Reflection 71.5
Parallax 153
39% 113 fps
MRender 55.8
Gravity 107
Splatting 77.7
31% 80 fps
MSI(1462 277C) 3GB
MaxC: 1200 MHz, MaxM: 1575 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Lighting 109
Reflection 67.4
Parallax 145
37% 107 fps
MRender 54.2
Gravity 103
Splatting 75.1
30% 77.4 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B A003) 40% 42% ± 3%
Sapphire R9 280 3GB Dual-X
11230-00-20G
MSI(1462 277C) 13% 41% ± 4%
XFX(1682 3003) 11% 41% ± 5%
XFX R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation
R9280ATDFD
XFX R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation Black
R9280ATDBD
Asus(1043 047E) 9% 42% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 9% 45% ± 5%
PwrHis(1787 3000) 7% 41% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 5000) 4% 40% ± 5%
PowerColor(148C 3000) 3% 41% ± 5%
PwrHis(1787 2800) 3% 40% ± 11%
Asus(1043 0482) 1% 43% ± 3%
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Typical R9 280 Builds (Compare 9,619 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $87

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $589

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2 days ago.

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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6 days ago.

one of the best price/perfomance cards in the market


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4 days ago.

a must buy for budget geeks


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