Average Bench: 7.23% (219th of 542)

Based on 3,714 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 0615 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 averaged 92.7% 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. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 16.1fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 30.9fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 is just 2.74%. 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) 24.8fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 22.9fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,714 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.2 Lighting 30.9 35.3
19.2 Reflection 24.8 28
9 Parallax 11.7 13.1
6.83% 22.5 fps
Min Avg Max
8.12 MRender 16.1 19.4
18.8 Gravity 22.9 25.7
11.2 Splatting 14.5 16.3
8.13% 17.8 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Elitegroup(1019 1A0A) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 341.92
Lighting 35.3
Reflection 28.1
Parallax 13.2
8% 25.5 fps
MRender 19.3
Gravity 25.8
Splatting 16.1
10% 20.4 fps
Asus(1043 830B) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 33.7
Reflection 26.4
Parallax 13.1
8% 24.4 fps
MRender 18.6
Gravity 25
Splatting 15.7
9% 19.8 fps
EVGA(3842 1150) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 33.1
Reflection 26.6
Parallax 13
7% 24.2 fps
MRender 18.6
Gravity 24.8
Splatting 15.4
9% 19.6 fps
XFX(1682 2601) 1GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.15.11.8593
Lighting 33.3
Reflection 26
Parallax 12.7
7% 24 fps
MRender 18.2
Gravity 24.7
Splatting 15.4
9% 19.4 fps
EVGA(3842 1158) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 33
Reflection 26.7
Parallax 12.6
7% 24.1 fps
MRender 18.4
Gravity 24.6
Splatting 15.5
9% 19.5 fps
Zotac(19DA 5103) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 341.44
Lighting 28.7
Reflection 21.4
Parallax 12.4
7% 20.8 fps
MRender 15.9
Gravity 23.3
Splatting 12.8
8% 17.3 fps
MSI(1462 1543) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 29.6
Reflection 23.5
Parallax 10
6% 21 fps
MRender 16.6
Gravity 21.5
Splatting 13.8
8% 17.3 fps
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 340.52
Lighting 28.2
Reflection 24.6
Parallax 10.4
6% 21.1 fps
MRender 15
Gravity 20.4
Splatting 13.7
8% 16.4 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,045,693 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 3,714 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Device(0000 0000) 20% 7% ± 1%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 7% 7% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2601) 5% 8% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8305) 5% 8% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 34E7) 4% 6% ± 2%
XFX(1682 2600) 3% 8% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1542) 3% 8% ± 1%
Asus(1043 82FB) 3% 8% ± 1%
MSI(1462 1543) 3% 8% ± 0%
PNY(196E 0593) 3% 8% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 34C7) 3% 7% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0592) 3% 8% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 2103) 2% 7% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1145) 2% 7% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 34CB) 2% 8% ± 2%
Asus(1043 8303) 2% 8% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0719) 2% 7% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8338) 2% 7% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1150) 2% 7% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 1158) 2% 8% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 0000) 2% 7% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8345) 2% 6% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2605) 2% 7% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 1103) 1% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 830B) 1% 8% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 7103) 1% 8% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8339) 1% 7% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82E6) 1% 8% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 925C) 1% 6% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 0D76) 1% 8% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 9230) 1% 8% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 0DBA) 1% 8% ± 0%
Device(7377 0000) 1% 7% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8364) 1% 7% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 0925) 1% 8% ± 0%
Device(107D 2708) 1% 6% ± 3%
Device(1B0A 9038) 0% 8% ± 0%
Device(107D 20DF) 0% 6% ± 3%
Elitegroup(1019 1A0A) 0% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1153) 0% 8% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 069C) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82DF) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82D8) 0% 8% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 5103) 0% 8% ± 0%
PNY(196E 079E) 0% 7% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1141) 0% 8% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 0924) 0% 7% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 1155) 0% 14% ± 8%
EVGA(3842 1156) 0% 9% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 34E9) 0% 6% ± 1%
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Gaming 16%
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Desktop
Desktop 57%
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Workstation
Workstation 23%
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