Average Bench: 39.9% (49th of 547)

Based on 11,980 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 679A Models: AMD Radeon R9 200, ASUS R9 280

Poor average bench

The AMD R9 280 averaged 60.0% 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) 124fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 115fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 280 is just 12.4%. 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) 78.4fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 60.2fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,980 samples)
Min Avg Max
102 Lighting 124 147
68.1 Reflection 78.4 91.9
126 Parallax 166 194
43% 123 fps
Min Avg Max
53.2 MRender 60.2 69.5
101 Gravity 115 135
74.5 Splatting 85.7 100
37.6% 87.1 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
MSI(1462 277C) 3GB
CLim: 972 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.10.1
Lighting 131
Reflection 82
Parallax 184
46% 132 fps
MRender 62.5
Gravity 121
Splatting 89.2
39% 90.9 fps
Asus(1043 047E) 3GB
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1300 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 132
Reflection 82
Parallax 171
45% 128 fps
MRender 62.3
Gravity 121
Splatting 89.8
39% 91 fps
PwrHis(1787 3000) 3GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Lighting 114
Reflection 70.5
Parallax 161
40% 115 fps
MRender 54.8
Gravity 105
Splatting 77.8
34% 79.3 fps
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 3GB
CLim: 535 MHz, MLim: 625 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Lighting 62.2
Reflection 39.5
Parallax 84.1
22% 61.9 fps
MRender 32.3
Gravity 61.9
Splatting 46.3
20% 46.8 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B A003) 39% 39% ± 5%
Sapphire R9 280 3GB Dual-X
11230-00-20G
MSI(1462 277C) 14% 41% ± 3%
Asus(1043 047E) 11% 41% ± 6%
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 11% 43% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3003) 7% 38% ± 4%
XFX R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation
R9280ATDFD
XFX R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation Black
R9280ATDBD
PwrHis(1787 5000) 6% 39% ± 6%
PwrHis(1787 3000) 5% 40% ± 3%
PowerColor(148C 3000) 4% 40% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 2800) 1% 33% ± 12%
Asus(1043 0482) 1% 40% ± 3%
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Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $389

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3 months ago.

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


Good

3 months ago.

one of the best price/perfomance cards in the market


Good

4 months ago.

a must buy for budget geeks


Excellent

1 month ago.

keeps at around 60 degrees celsius on games like bf1 bf4 and pubg. playing with 70-90 fps!!


Terrible

28 days ago.

low perfomance for that price


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