Average Bench: 21.3% (106th of 555)

Based on 4,494 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6898 Models: AMD Radeon HD 5800, ATI Radeon HD 5800

Very poor average bench

The AMD HD 5870 averaged 78.7% 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) 79fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 61.6fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 5870 is just 10%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 5870 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 37.5fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 25.9fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,494 samples)
Min Avg Max
40.1 Lighting 79 85.6
22.1 Reflection 37.5 40.6
49.2 Parallax 79.1 88.2
24.4% 65.2 fps
Min Avg Max
15.8 MRender 25.9 28.5
39.2 Gravity 61.6 66.5
26 Splatting 42.7 46.2
18.9% 43.4 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AMD(1002 0B00) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 85
Reflection 39.8
Parallax 83.4
26% 69.4 fps
MRender 27.1
Gravity 65.1
Splatting 45.2
20% 45.8 fps
Asus(1043 0350) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.2001.0
Lighting 84.7
Reflection 39.9
Parallax 83.3
26% 69.3 fps
MRender 27.1
Gravity 65.2
Splatting 45.2
20% 45.8 fps
Gigabyte(1458 21F0) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.300.1025.1001
Lighting 84.3
Reflection 39.4
Parallax 83.1
26% 68.9 fps
MRender 28.3
Gravity 64.5
Splatting 44.8
20% 45.9 fps
Gigabyte(1458 21F0) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 83.3
Reflection 39.1
Parallax 82
26% 68.1 fps
MRender 26.1
Gravity 64.3
Splatting 44.6
20% 45 fps
Asus(1043 032E) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 13.251.0.0
Lighting 82.9
Reflection 40.5
Parallax 81.4
26% 68.3 fps
MRender 28.1
Gravity 63.7
Splatting 43.9
20% 45.2 fps
AMD(1002 0B00) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 82.6
Reflection 38.7
Parallax 80.9
25% 67.4 fps
MRender 26.4
Gravity 63.2
Splatting 43.8
19% 44.5 fps
AMD(1002 0B00) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 81.9
Reflection 38.4
Parallax 80.7
25% 67 fps
MRender 26.2
Gravity 62.8
Splatting 43.6
19% 44.2 fps
XFX(1682 2961) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 81.4
Reflection 38.2
Parallax 79.8
25% 66.5 fps
MRender 25.9
Gravity 62.8
Splatting 43.7
19% 44.1 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
AMD(1002 0B00) 41% 21% ± 3%
Sapphire(174B E140) 16% 22% ± 2%
Asus(1043 032E) 8% 21% ± 3%
XFX(1682 2960) 7% 22% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2961) 5% 21% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 2289) 5% 22% ± 3%
Asus(1043 0346) 3% 21% ± 3%
Apple(106B 00D0) 2% 21% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2100) 2% 21% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 21F0) 1% 21% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 200A) 1% 21% ± 1%
MSI(1462 8032) 1% 22% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21E5) 1% 22% ± 0%
Asus(1043 034C) 1% 16% ± 5%
XFX(1682 2962) 1% 21% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E146) 1% 20% ± 5%
Asus(1043 038C) 1% 22% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0350) 1% 23% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21E6) 0% 24% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0390) 0% 22% ± 0%
Device(1545 1002) 0% 22% ± 0%
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Desktop
Desktop 46%
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Workstation
Workstation 25%
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System: Alienware Aurora

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