Average Bench: 46.9% (41st of 543)

Based on 21,479 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6939 Models: AMD Radeon (TM) R9 380, AMD Radeon R9 300, AMD Radeon (TM) R9 380 Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v2.0)

The AMD R9 380 succeeds the Tonga based R9 285. The only difference between the two cards is a tiny 2% GPU clock increase on the R9 380 but for the most part, the R9 380 is identical to the R9 285. We only have one sample of the R9 380 so far and comparing benchmarks between the R9 380 and R9 285 shows that the two cards are indeed very close. Unlike with several of the other AMD R9 300 series re-badges, the MSRP has actually dropped on the R9 380 to $199. This card could be a strong value contender if prices drop much below $200. [Jun '15 GPUPro]

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Below average average bench

The AMD R9 380 averaged 53.1% 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) 103fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 131fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 380 is just 11.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 380 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 129fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 118fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 21,479 samples)
Min Avg Max
105 Lighting 131 144
109 Reflection 129 141
145 Parallax 171 194
44.6% 144 fps
Min Avg Max
94.8 MRender 103 111
109 Gravity 118 129
77.7 Splatting 85.7 92.7
51.5% 102 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 990 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Lighting 139
Reflection 133
Parallax 193
49% 155 fps
MRender 94.9
Gravity 122
Splatting 84.3
48% 100 fps
CLim: 1004 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 142
Reflection 136
Parallax 176
47% 151 fps
MRender 106
Gravity 124
Splatting 90.7
53% 107 fps
CLim: 985 MHz, MLim: 1450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Lighting 138
Reflection 130
Parallax 170
46% 146 fps
MRender 105
Gravity 120
Splatting 84.2
52% 103 fps
CLim: 990 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Lighting 137
Reflection 130
Parallax 172
46% 146 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 120
Splatting 84.1
52% 103 fps
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.5.1
Lighting 130
Reflection 136
Parallax 175
45% 147 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 122
Splatting 89.5
54% 106 fps
CLim: 990 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 131
Reflection 125
Parallax 163
43% 139 fps
MRender 102
Gravity 115
Splatting 83.8
51% 100 fps
CLim: 970 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 128
Reflection 124
Parallax 162
43% 138 fps
MRender 99.8
Gravity 112
Splatting 81.8
50% 97.8 fps
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,352,374 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 21,479 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
MSI(1462 2015) 30% 47% ± 4%
MSI R9 380 GAMING 4GB
R9 380 GAMING 4G
Sapphire(174B E308) 21% 47% ± 6%
Sapphire R9 380 4GB NITRO
11242-13-20G
Sapphire R9 380 2GB Dual-X OC
11242-02-20G
Sapphire R9 380 2GB Dual-X OC
11242-00-20G
Asus(1043 04E3) 11% 48% ± 5%
Asus R9 380 4GB STRIX GAMING
STRIX-R9380-DC2OC-4GD5-GAMING
OutletPCUS $406.841 day ago.
EbayUS $499.8927 mins ago.
Gigabyte(1458 22BB) 9% 46% ± 4%
Gigabyte R9 380 4GB G1
GV-R938G1 GAMING-4GD
AmazonUS $259.001 month ago.
Gigabyte R9 380 4GB G1 Windforce
GV-R938WF2-4GD
AmazonUS $248.4520 days ago.
OutletPCUS $307.847 months ago.
EbayUS $639.8827 mins ago.
XFX(1682 9380) 9% 47% ± 6%
XFX R9 380 2GB DD Edition 2DF5
R9-380P-2DF5
AmazonUS $224.5029 days ago.
OutletPCUS $231.848 months ago.
EbayUS $411.8327 mins ago.
XFX R9 380 2GB DD Edition F22M
R9-380P-F22M
EbayUS $499.8927 mins ago.
XFX R9 380 4GB DD Edition 4255
R9-380P-4255
OutletPCUS $228.1311 months ago.
AmazonUS $231.8512 months ago.
EbayUS $335.0027 mins ago.
XFX R9 380 4GB 4DF5
R9-380P-4DF5
PowerColor(148C 2359) 6% 48% ± 2%
PowerColor R9 380 4GB PCS+
AXR9 380 4GBD5-PPDHE
Asus(1043 049A) 6% 48% ± 2%
Asus R9 380 2GB STRIX
STRIX-R9380-DC2OC-2GD5-GAMING
AmazonUS $209.991 month ago.
EbayUS $630.1227 mins ago.
Sapphire(174B E305) 2% 45% ± 8%
Gigabyte(1458 22B6) 1% 48% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 22C0) 1% 44% ± 5%
Sapphire(174B E306) 1% 44% ± 9%
Asus(1043 04E5) 1% 46% ± 2%
PowerColor(148C 9380) 1% 43% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 1% 41% ± 14%
PwrHis(1787 2359) 1% 49% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 2005) 0% 29% ± 27%
Asus(1043 0498) 0% 48% ± 0%
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Typical R9 380 Builds (Compare 10,418 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $635

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 Comments

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Good

30 days ago.

excellent GPU for a reasonable price. Low heating, at hard load - 65 degrees (by C). My best recommendations!


Excellent

15 days ago.

Very capable 1080p from high to ultra details settings. 7950 - r9 280 - r9 285 - r9 380 age like wine! still way better than 1050ti or rx560


Good

27 days ago.

BesT Budget GPU


Good

10 days ago.

extreme performance for price, plus real dx12


Excellent

25 days ago.

because I have it!


Good

1 month ago.

Amazing performacen and a very low price


Good

3 months ago.

Great value GPU, the only downfall is that the Gigabyte G1 model has very aggressive power saving which might interfere with keeping 3D clocks at or above base clock.


Very good

2 years ago.


Outstanding

19 months ago.

Outstanding


Excellent

15 months ago.

Exellent performance per dollar, above GTX 960, i use this GPU on Battlefront at Ultra and i got more than 50 FPS. perfect for 1080p budget pc.


Good

7 months ago.

Never gave me trouble in all my time having it. A good mid-range gpu for its time. Now outdated and not worth purchasing compared to newer models.


Outstanding

21 months ago.

Excellent card. Gains a lot of performance trough overclocking. And the temperatures and power consumption don't go up all that much by OCing


Excellent

15 months ago.

A solid performer, good value for the price and furthermore if on sale!


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