Average Bench: 7.6% (263rd of 590)

Based on 6,588 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 0615 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 averaged 92.3% 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) 30.8fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 22.7fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 is just 2.64%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 24.9fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 11.7fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,588 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.8 Lighting 30.8 35.2
20.1 Reflection 24.9 27.9
9.4 Parallax 11.7 13.3
7.37% 22.5 fps
Min Avg Max
8.18 MRender 16.1 19.4
18.2 Gravity 22.7 25.7
11.2 Splatting 14.7 16.2
7.73% 17.8 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Nvidia(10DE 0592) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.0
Lighting 34.1
Reflection 27
Parallax 12.8
8% 24.6 fps
MRender 18.4
Gravity 25.4
Splatting 15.9
9% 19.9 fps
PNY(196E 0593) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.95
Lighting 32.8
Reflection 27
Parallax 12.6
8% 24.1 fps
MRender 15.1
Gravity 24.4
Splatting 13.4
8% 17.6 fps
Asus(1043 8305) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 29.7
Reflection 23.9
Parallax 11.7
7% 21.8 fps
MRender 17.6
Gravity 23.8
Splatting 14.5
8% 18.6 fps
MSI(1462 1543) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 31.4
Reflection 24.9
Parallax 9.7
7% 22 fps
MRender 17.4
Gravity 19.2
Splatting 14.3
7% 17 fps
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 28
Reflection 24.5
Parallax 10.5
7% 21 fps
MRender 16.8
Gravity 20.3
Splatting 14.5
7% 17.2 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 8,868,123 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 6,588 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Device(0000 0000) 23% 7% ± 1%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 7% 7% ± 1%
MSI(1462 1543) 6% 8% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 34C7) 4% 8% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0592) 4% 8% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 34CB) 3% 7% ± 3%
Zotac(19DA 2103) 3% 7% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2601) 3% 8% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2605) 3% 7% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8305) 3% 8% ± 1%
Asus(1043 82FB) 3% 8% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0719) 3% 7% ± 1%
MSI(1462 1542) 2% 7% ± 2%
PNY(196E 0593) 2% 8% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2600) 2% 8% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 34E7) 2% 7% ± 2%
Asus(1043 830B) 2% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8303) 2% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8345) 2% 7% ± 0%
Device(1B0A 9038) 1% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8339) 1% 7% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 0D76) 1% 8% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1145) 1% 7% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1150) 1% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82DF) 1% 8% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 0000) 1% 8% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1103) 1% 8% ± 0%
Device(107D 2723) 1% 7% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 7103) 1% 9% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82E2) 1% 8% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1158) 1% 8% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 9230) 1% 8% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 0DBA) 1% 8% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 1A0B) 1% 8% ± 1%
Asus(1043 82D8) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8346) 0% 6% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 1155) 0% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1153) 0% 8% ± 1%
Device(7377 0000) 0% 8% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 34E9) 0% 7% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82E6) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8364) 0% 8% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 5103) 0% 8% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 0925) 0% 7% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 925C) 0% 6% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0716) 0% 8% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 9253) 0% 7% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 9252) 0% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1151) 0% 9% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 924A) 0% 9% ± 0%
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Gaming 16%
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Desktop
Desktop 57%
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Workstation
Workstation 23%
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21 days ago.

I had Zotac GeForce GTS 250 in past, and it was cool time!


Excellent

4 months ago.

Ran everything on my old computer for 7 years


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