Average Bench: 38.6% (66th of 593)

Based on 11,158 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 13D8 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M

Poor average bench

The Nvidia GTX 970M averaged 61.3% 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. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 119fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 113fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 970M is just 15.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GTX 970M performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 101fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 80.3fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,158 samples)
Min Avg Max
30.1 Lighting 119 137
30.5 Reflection 101 116
91.3 Parallax 117 136
36.6% 112 fps
Min Avg Max
59 MRender 85.3 94.9
89.1 Gravity 113 124
68.2 Splatting 80.3 88.1
40.1% 93 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Acer(1025 105B) 3GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 24.21.13.9882
Lighting 127
Reflection 116
Parallax 128
39% 124 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 121
Splatting 95.6
47% 110 fps
MSI(1462 1102) 3GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 24.21.13.9882
Lighting 127
Reflection 108
Parallax 120
39% 119 fps
MRender 90.4
Gravity 118
Splatting 85
42% 97.9 fps
Dell(1028 0708) 3GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 22.21.13.8205
Lighting 132
Reflection 104
Parallax 116
39% 118 fps
MRender 88.5
Gravity 114
Splatting 78.7
40% 93.7 fps
Device(1A58 674B) 3GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 24.21.13.9811
Lighting 129
Reflection 107
Parallax 117
38% 118 fps
MRender 82.9
Gravity 105
Splatting 82.1
39% 90 fps
MSI(1462 116E) 3GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8859
Lighting 58.2
Reflection 88.9
Parallax 121
25% 89.3 fps
MRender 88.4
Gravity 117
Splatting 83.2
42% 96.2 fps
Dell(1028 0685) 3GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.9125
Lighting 32.5
Reflection 30.5
Parallax 85.7
16% 49.6 fps
MRender 58.4
Gravity 99.9
Splatting 78.1
34% 78.8 fps
Asus(1043 22DA) 3GB
CLim: 1038 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 398.36
Lighting 61.9
Reflection 60.7
Parallax 71.8
20% 64.8 fps
MRender 0.2
Gravity 80.9
Splatting 81.2
23% 54.1 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

Average fps @ 1080p with maximum detail settings for 4 popular games:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 114 fps Overwatch: 61 fps League of Legends: 131 fps DOTA 2: 96 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 10,285,898 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 11,158 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Dell(1028 0708) 15% 37% ± 4%
Asus(1043 22DA) 11% 41% ± 4%
Asus(1043 1140) 6% 37% ± 6%
MSI(1462 116D) 6% 39% ± 6%
MSI(1462 1128) 5% 36% ± 9%
Dell(1028 0685) 5% 39% ± 3%
MSI(1462 1134) 4% 38% ± 5%
MSI(1462 116E) 4% 39% ± 4%
MSI(1462 1103) 4% 38% ± 5%
Dell(1028 0688) 3% 39% ± 3%
MSI(1462 1158) 3% 40% ± 4%
Acer(1025 105B) 3% 37% ± 11%
MSI(1462 112D) 3% 37% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 A456) 3% 39% ± 7%
Clevo(1558 6555) 2% 40% ± 2%
Device(1A58 674B) 2% 35% ± 7%
MSI(1462 1102) 2% 39% ± 5%
MSI(1462 1156) 2% 38% ± 6%
MSI(1462 1125) 2% 37% ± 6%
MSI(1462 1164) 2% 40% ± 2%
Acer(1025 1051) 1% 41% ± 2%
Acer(1025 107D) 1% 40% ± 5%
Device(1A58 674E) 1% 36% ± 6%
Clevo(1558 6541) 1% 41% ± 1%
MSI(1462 1155) 1% 35% ± 13%
Clevo(1558 6780) 1% 35% ± 13%
Clevo(1558 5281) 1% 41% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2555) 1% 37% ± 5%
Clevo(1558 7500) 1% 36% ± 13%
Gigabyte(1458 3756) 1% 42% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 0376) 1% 48% ± 5%
Clevo(1558 7502) 1% 35% ± 12%
MSI(1462 1171) 1% 50% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 B556) 1% 37% ± 7%
Acer(1025 107E) 1% 42% ± 3%
Clevo(1558 6400) 1% 40% ± 1%
Quanta(152D 1128) 0% 40% ± 1%
Dell(1028 0550) 0% 55% ± 1%
MSI(1462 1133) 0% 50% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 1456) 0% 41% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 6540) 0% 40% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 6781) 0% 41% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 7481) 0% 41% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 7700) 0% 40% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 7702) 0% 41% ± 0%
Dell(1028 053F) 0% 40% ± 0%
MSI(1462 AF19) 0% 42% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 C556) 0% 41% ± 0%
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 Comments

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Good

7 days ago.

works well and handles great on most games but can’t go super hard on the graphics with graphically demanding games


Excellent

2 months ago.

I own it... therefore it is the best.


Good

10 months ago.

something is wrong when 650 is better even against 970m


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