Average Bench: 41.7% (45th of 541)

Based on 9,699 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) 59.8fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 123fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 280 is just 14%. 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) 77.5fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 114fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,699 samples)
Min Avg Max
101 Lighting 123 144
66.7 Reflection 77.5 90.1
116 Parallax 164 192
42.1% 121 fps
Min Avg Max
52.7 MRender 59.8 68.7
93.2 Gravity 114 132
74 Splatting 85.2 98.9
33.3% 86.5 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
MaxC: 940 MHz, MaxM: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.4.3
Lighting 124
Reflection 77.6
Parallax 166
43% 123 fps
MRender 59.3
Gravity 116
Splatting 85.4
33% 86.9 fps
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 14.501.1003.0
Lighting 119
Reflection 77.6
Parallax 164
42% 120 fps
MRender 57.8
Gravity 121
Splatting 85.2
32% 88.1 fps
MaxC: 1065 MHz, MaxM: 1365 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Lighting 114
Reflection 71.3
Parallax 153
39% 113 fps
MRender 55.4
Gravity 106
Splatting 77.3
31% 79.4 fps
MaxC: 1000 MHz, MaxM: 1300 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.4.1
Lighting 93.4
Reflection 62.7
Parallax 101
29% 85.6 fps
MRender 53.6
Gravity 103
Splatting 75.8
30% 77.4 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B A003) 42% 41% ± 4%
Sapphire R9 280 3GB Dual-X
11230-00-20G
MSI(1462 277C) 13% 42% ± 7%
XFX(1682 3003) 10% 41% ± 4%
XFX R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation
R9280ATDFD
XFX R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation Black
R9280ATDBD
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 9% 45% ± 5%
Asus(1043 047E) 9% 42% ± 6%
PwrHis(1787 3000) 7% 41% ± 6%
PwrHis(1787 5000) 3% 42% ± 3%
PowerColor(148C 3000) 3% 42% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 2800) 3% 40% ± 3%
Asus(1043 0482) 1% 46% ± 4%
Asus(1043 047C) 0% 42% ± 0%
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Gaming 35%
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Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $387

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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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one of the best price/perfomance cards in the market


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