Average Bench: 26.9% (82nd of 544)

Based on 2,702 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6718 Model: AMD Radeon HD 6900

Very poor average bench

The AMD HD 6970 averaged 73.0% 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) 86.2fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 76.8fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 6970 is just 4.05%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 6970 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 62.5fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 45.6fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,702 samples)
Min Avg Max
68.4 Lighting 86.2 102
56.9 Reflection 62.5 66.8
77.1 Parallax 88.1 96.8
26.9% 79 fps
Min Avg Max
40.9 MRender 45.6 49.1
69.1 Gravity 76.8 82.6
61.8 Splatting 67.9 72.7
27% 63.4 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AMD(1002 0B00) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 85.6
Reflection 64.2
Parallax 88.7
27% 79.5 fps
MRender 48.8
Gravity 78.3
Splatting 69.3
28% 65.5 fps
AMD(1002 0B00) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Lighting 85.5
Reflection 63.9
Parallax 88.4
27% 79.3 fps
MRender 48.5
Gravity 78.3
Splatting 69.7
28% 65.5 fps
XFX(1682 3130) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 85.9
Reflection 63.9
Parallax 88.3
27% 79.4 fps
MRender 46.1
Gravity 78.2
Splatting 69.7
28% 64.7 fps
Sapphire(174B E203) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Lighting 85.5
Reflection 63.5
Parallax 87.8
27% 78.9 fps
MRender 45.3
Gravity 77.9
Splatting 69.5
27% 64.2 fps
PwrHis(1787 2306) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 85.5
Reflection 62.8
Parallax 87.6
27% 78.6 fps
MRender 45.4
Gravity 77.7
Splatting 69.3
27% 64.1 fps
Gigabyte(1458 2201) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 68.3
Reflection 64.9
Parallax 90.2
24% 74.5 fps
MRender 48.9
Gravity 79.4
Splatting 70.7
28% 66.3 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B E182) 24% 27% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3130) 16% 27% ± 2%
AMD(1002 0B00) 13% 27% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E284) 12% 27% ± 2%
Asus(1043 03BC) 10% 27% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 2306) 8% 27% ± 3%
MSI(1462 2370) 4% 28% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 2201) 4% 26% ± 1%
Asus(1043 03B8) 4% 27% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2010) 4% 27% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 2010) 0% 26% ± 0%
Diamond(1092 6970) 0% 26% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2470) 0% 28% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2200) 0% 29% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2011) 0% 27% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E203) 0% 27% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
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Motherboard: Asus Crosshair IV Formula

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $444

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