Average Bench: 42.9% (60th of 584)

Based on 2,064 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6939 Model: AMD Radeon R9 200

Below average average bench

The AMD R9 285 averaged 57.0% 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) 129fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 113fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 285 is just 6.75%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 285 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 126fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 80.6fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,064 samples)
Min Avg Max
110 Lighting 129 136
113 Reflection 126 133
149 Parallax 165 188
43.8% 140 fps
Min Avg Max
93.4 MRender 101 106
106 Gravity 113 120
76.5 Splatting 80.6 86.8
42.3% 98.2 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 973 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7.2
Lighting 135
Reflection 129
Parallax 165
45% 143 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 116
Splatting 81.8
43% 101 fps
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Lighting 133
Reflection 128
Parallax 163
44% 141 fps
MRender 99.7
Gravity 115
Splatting 80.6
42% 98.3 fps
CLim: 965 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 127
Reflection 122
Parallax 172
44% 141 fps
MRender 96.4
Gravity 109
Splatting 75.9
40% 93.9 fps
PowerColor(148C 9380) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 918 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Lighting 125
Reflection 124
Parallax 156
42% 135 fps
MRender 100
Gravity 109
Splatting 77.5
41% 95.7 fps
XFX(1682 9285) 2GB
CLim: 918 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.3
Lighting 125
Reflection 120
Parallax 150
41% 132 fps
MRender 99
Gravity 110
Splatting 77.1
41% 95.3 fps
XFX(1682 9285) 2GB
CLim: 865 MHz, MLim: 1550 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Lighting 87.3
Reflection 114
Parallax 119
30% 107 fps
MRender 86.7
Gravity 84.7
Splatting 72.2
34% 81.2 fps
Gigabyte(1458 229D) 2GB
CLim: 973 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.3
Lighting 26.9
Reflection 128
Parallax 60.7
12% 71.9 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 62.9
Splatting 81.8
34% 82.4 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $200 @ launch in Sep '14)
Sapphire(174B E306) 23% 44% ± 2%
Sapphire R9 285 2GB Dual-X OC
11235-03-20G
AmazonUS $22010 months
EbayUS $72015 mins
Asus(1043 0486) 14% 44% ± 2%
PowerColor(148C 2349) 11% 43% ± 2%
PowerColor R9 285 2GB Turbo Duo
AXR9 285 2GBD5-TDHE
AmazonUS $18924 months
MSI(1462 3140) 11% 43% ± 3%
MSI R9 285 2GB GAMING
R9 285 GAMING 2G
AmazonUS $26215 months
EbayUS $72315 mins
XFX(1682 9285) 11% 41% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 229D) 11% 44% ± 2%
PowerColor(148C 9380) 5% 42% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E305) 4% 42% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2349) 3% 43% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E315) 2% 42% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8683) 2% 39% ± 1%
HP(103C 6896) 2% 38% ± 6%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 1% 43% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0B00) 1% 42% ± 1%
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Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $480

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Good

8 months ago.

i have a 592 grapics card and its better for less


Terrible

6 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


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