Average Bench: 18.6% (110th of 541)

Based on 3,728 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6899 Models: AMD Radeon HD 5800, ATI Radeon HD 5800, ASUS EAH5850, ATI Radeon HD 5850

Terrible average bench

The AMD HD 5850 averaged 81.4% 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) 64.4fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 22.5fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 5850 is just 10.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 5850 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 32.5fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 47.8fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,728 samples)
Min Avg Max
37.3 Lighting 64.4 71
18.9 Reflection 32.5 36.1
35.6 Parallax 63 73.7
19.1% 53.3 fps
Min Avg Max
13.2 MRender 22.5 25.3
27.1 Gravity 47.8 52.3
20.7 Splatting 36.9 40.7
13% 35.7 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
MSI(1462 2091) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 71.2
Reflection 35.5
Parallax 74.9
22% 60.5 fps
MRender 24.2
Gravity 52.3
Splatting 40.1
14% 38.9 fps
Sapphire(174B E140) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 68.7
Reflection 34.9
Parallax 67.4
20% 57 fps
MRender 23.1
Gravity 51.2
Splatting 39.1
14% 37.8 fps
AMD(1002 0B00) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 66.3
Reflection 33.3
Parallax 64.4
20% 54.7 fps
MRender 22.7
Gravity 48.8
Splatting 37.4
13% 36.3 fps
Sapphire(174B 174B) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 14.100.0.0
Lighting 65.8
Reflection 34.3
Parallax 63.8
20% 54.6 fps
MRender 22.9
Gravity 48.9
Splatting 37.4
13% 36.4 fps
AMD(1002 0B00) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 65.3
Reflection 32.9
Parallax 63.4
19% 53.9 fps
MRender 22.4
Gravity 48.3
Splatting 37
13% 35.9 fps
Sapphire(174B E140) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 34.4
Reflection 17.7
Parallax 31.6
10% 27.9 fps
MRender 11.2
Gravity 23.5
Splatting 18.1
6% 17.6 fps
PwrHis(1787 2290) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 31.6
Reflection 18.6
Parallax 37.9
10% 29.4 fps
MRender 2
Gravity 30.7
Splatting 25.6
3% 19.4 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
AMD(1002 0B00) 25% 18% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E140) 16% 19% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E174) 9% 18% ± 2%
Asus(1043 0330) 6% 19% ± 2%
XFX(1682 2970) 6% 19% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 2290) 6% 18% ± 3%
Asus(1043 0348) 5% 18% ± 3%
XFX(1682 2972) 4% 18% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 21E4) 4% 19% ± 3%
XFX(1682 2971) 3% 19% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2091) 3% 19% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E150) 3% 17% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 200A) 3% 18% ± 2%
Asus(1043 034E) 2% 19% ± 3%
Sapphire(174B E146) 1% 20% ± 1%
MSI(1462 8034) 1% 18% ± 4%
Sapphire(174B 174B) 1% 19% ± 0%
Asus(1043 032E) 0% 22% ± 0%
Diamond(1092 E140) 0% 19% ± 0%
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Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 51%
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Workstation
Workstation 27%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R - $210

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