Average Bench: 12.2% (182nd of 593)

Based on 20,747 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 1244 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 550 Ti

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GTX 550 Ti averaged 87.7% 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) 32.5fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 36.4fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 550 Ti is just 3.66%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GTX 550 Ti performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 33.3fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 28.7fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 20,747 samples)
Min Avg Max
25.4 Lighting 32.5 35.7
29 Reflection 33.3 36.2
11.4 Parallax 28.7 32.7
9.63% 31.5 fps
Min Avg Max
24.9 MRender 31.5 34.7
31.4 Gravity 36.4 37.5
21.2 Splatting 33.3 37.5
14.3% 33.7 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Asus(1043 83BE) 1,024MB
Ram: 1,023MB, Driver: 306.23
Lighting 32.1
Reflection 33.2
Parallax 29.2
10% 31.5 fps
MRender 28.4
Gravity 339
Splatting 33.7
67% 134 fps
EVGA(3842 1556) 1GB
CLim: 951 MHz, MLim: 1089 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 34.8
Reflection 35.3
Parallax 31.4
10% 33.8 fps
MRender 33.8
Gravity 36
Splatting 36.3
15% 35.4 fps
Asus(1043 838C) 1GB
CLim: 910 MHz, MLim: 1026 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 353.30
Lighting 33.1
Reflection 33.6
Parallax 29.8
10% 32.2 fps
MRender 32
Gravity 35.2
Splatting 34
14% 33.7 fps
EVGA(3842 1559) 2GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1002 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.53
Lighting 32.9
Reflection 33.3
Parallax 31.6
10% 32.6 fps
MRender 31.4
Gravity 33.8
Splatting 33.6
14% 32.9 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

Average fps @ 1080p with maximum detail settings for 2 popular games:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 61 fps League of Legends: 88 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 10,253,487 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 20,747 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $250 @ launch in Mar '11)
Asus(1043 83C2) 12% 12% ± 5%
Asus(1043 83BE) 11% 12% ± 1%
Device(0000 0000) 10% 11% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 1556) 9% 13% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 351A) 5% 13% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3536) 5% 12% ± 5%
Asus(1043 838C) 5% 12% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 5194) 5% 12% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 089C) 4% 12% ± 1%
MSI(1462 2610) 4% 14% ± 7%
Gigabyte(1458 3537) 4% 13% ± 0%
PNY(196E 089C) 3% 12% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1559) 3% 11% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 1557) 2% 12% ± 2%
Asus(1043 83BC) 2% 13% ± 1%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 2% 12% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2612) 2% 12% ± 0%
Device(1B0A 90A2) 2% 12% ± 0%
MSI(1462 809D) 1% 12% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 2059) 1% 13% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0000) 1% 13% ± 3%
Gainward(10B0 0801) 1% 13% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1190) 1% 12% ± 1%
Asus(1043 839E) 1% 15% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 1554) 1% 12% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 55C2) 0% 8% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 5194) 0% 10% ± 3%
Device(7377 0000) 0% 12% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2368) 0% 12% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1217) 0% 12% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83D8) 0% 12% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0401) 0% 12% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0901) 0% 11% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8419) 0% 11% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 55A2) 0% 12% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 19%
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Desktop
Desktop 58%
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Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $626

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 Comments

Added 3 years ago.

Good

7 days ago.

gta 5 100 fps


Good

1 month ago.

love it


Terrible

11 months ago.

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Poor

4 months ago.

Just buy a GTX 460 if you're looking for a cheap graphics card used. I can't justify the used $50 dollar price tag given that with the same money you can get a 470 or for cheaper a 460.


Poor

8 months ago.

Runs rather hot and loud during periods of intense usage


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