Average Bench: 19.4% (107th of 542)

more Based on 6,950 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1002 6738, 1002 6898 Models: AMD Radeon HD 6800, AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series, ASUS EAH6870, Radeon HD 6800, AMD Radeon HD 6870

Terrible average bench

The AMD HD 6870 averaged 80.6% 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) 66.7fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 27.4fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 6870 is just 3.26%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 6870 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 40fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 46.2fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,950 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.1 Lighting 66.7 71.5
36.6 Reflection 40 42.6
55 Parallax 62.6 69
19.5% 56.4 fps
Min Avg Max
25.2 MRender 27.4 29.6
42.7 Gravity 46.2 49.1
42 Splatting 45.5 48.6
15.9% 39.7 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
XFX(1682 3101) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 70.5
Reflection 42.1
Parallax 71.9
21% 61.5 fps
MRender 28.4
Gravity 48.2
Splatting 47.8
17% 41.5 fps
XFX(1682 3101) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 70.9
Reflection 42.1
Parallax 65.5
21% 59.5 fps
MRender 28.1
Gravity 48.6
Splatting 48.2
16% 41.6 fps
Gigabyte(1458 21FA) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Lighting 69.6
Reflection 41.4
Parallax 64.5
20% 58.5 fps
MRender 28.2
Gravity 47.8
Splatting 46.9
16% 41 fps
Gigabyte(1458 21FA) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1003
Lighting 68.9
Reflection 41.1
Parallax 63.5
20% 57.8 fps
MRender 29.2
Gravity 47.3
Splatting 46.9
17% 41.1 fps
Sapphire(174B 174B) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 67.6
Reflection 39.1
Parallax 62.9
20% 56.5 fps
MRender 27.3
Gravity 46.5
Splatting 45.6
16% 39.8 fps
Gigabyte(1458 21FA) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 67.4
Reflection 40
Parallax 62.9
20% 56.8 fps
MRender 27.1
Gravity 46.8
Splatting 46.3
16% 40.1 fps
Sapphire(174B 174B) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Lighting 67.4
Reflection 40.2
Parallax 62.7
20% 56.8 fps
MRender 26.9
Gravity 46.6
Splatting 45.5
16% 39.7 fps
Sapphire(174B 174B) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 65.6
Reflection 40.1
Parallax 63.8
20% 56.5 fps
MRender 27.3
Gravity 47.1
Splatting 44.2
16% 39.5 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B 174B) 28% 19% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3103) 10% 19% ± 1%
AMD(1002 00D0) 10% 19% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 2305) 7% 20% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E177) 7% 19% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3100) 6% 20% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3107) 5% 19% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 21FA) 5% 19% ± 3%
Asus(1043 03B0) 4% 20% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2010) 3% 20% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E178) 2% 20% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3101) 2% 20% ± 1%
MSI(1462 2450) 2% 20% ± 0%
XFX(1682 3108) 2% 19% ± 1%
Asus(1043 03C6) 2% 20% ± 1%
MSI(1462 2510) 1% 20% ± 1%
Asus(1043 03AE) 1% 19% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 1% 18% ± 3%
XFX(1682 310A) 1% 19% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3104) 0% 20% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2452) 0% 20% ± 0%
Diamond(1092 00D0) 0% 20% ± 0%
Diamond(1092 E174) 0% 22% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21FB) 0% 21% ± 0%
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