Average Bench: 1.05% (458th of 540)

Based on 1,314 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 0421 Model: NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce 8500 GT averaged 98.9% 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) 6fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 2.85fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce 8500 GT is just 0.79%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce 8500 GT performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 5fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 1.85fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,314 samples)
Min Avg Max
2 Lighting 2.85 4.4
3.2 Reflection 5 7.5
0.6 Parallax 1.12 1.6
0.63% 2.99 fps
Min Avg Max
1.5 MRender 6 8.3
0.6 Gravity 1.85 3
1.6 Splatting 4.13 5.7
2.9% 3.99 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Gigabyte(1458 344C) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 4.4
Reflection 7.6
Parallax 1.5
1% 4.5 fps
MRender 7.5
Gravity 3
Splatting 5.3
4% 5.27 fps
Gigabyte(1458 344C) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 4.3
Reflection 7.4
Parallax 1.5
1% 4.4 fps
MRender 7.2
Gravity 3
Splatting 5.2
4% 5.13 fps
Gigabyte(1458 3445) 256MB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.15.11.8618
Lighting 4
Reflection 6.8
Parallax 1.5
1% 4.1 fps
MRender 6.9
Gravity 2.6
Splatting 3.8
3% 4.43 fps
Device(0000 0000) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 2.6
Reflection 4.7
Parallax 1.2
1% 2.83 fps
MRender 6.3
Gravity 0.9
Splatting 5.7
3% 4.3 fps
Asus(1043 827E) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 2.6
Reflection 4.6
Parallax 1.2
1% 2.8 fps
MRender 6.3
Gravity 1.8
Splatting 3.4
3% 3.83 fps
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 2.6
Reflection 4.6
Parallax 1.2
1% 2.8 fps
MRender 5.7
Gravity 0.6
Splatting 5.7
3% 4 fps
Asus(1043 827E) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 2.6
Reflection 4.6
Parallax 1.1
1% 2.77 fps
MRender 6.2
Gravity 1.8
Splatting 3.4
3% 3.8 fps
Zotac(19DA B012) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 2.6
Reflection 4.6
Parallax 0.7
0% 2.63 fps
MRender 5.5
Gravity 1.8
Splatting 3.7
3% 3.67 fps
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Based on statistics from 1,314 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Device(0000 0000) 17% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 034F) 8% 1% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 344C) 8% 1% ± 0%
MSI(1462 0960) 7% 1% ± 0%
XFX(1682 230B) 6% 1% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3445) 3% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 050E) 3% 1% ± 0%
Device(107D 2A94) 3% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8264) 3% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 824E) 3% 1% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 1401) 3% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 824F) 3% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8245) 3% 1% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0479) 2% 1% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 0857) 2% 1% ± 0%
XFX(1682 230A) 2% 1% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2353) 2% 1% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2317) 1% 1% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 047A) 1% 1% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 1806) 1% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8242) 1% 1% ± 0%
PNY(196E 0480) 1% 1% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2302) 1% 1% ± 0%
Device(105B 0F1B) 1% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8256) 1% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 827E) 1% 1% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 848D) 1% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 829F) 1% 1% ± 0%
MSI(1462 0961) 1% 1% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2305) 1% 1% ± 0%
Device(105B 0F1A) 1% 1% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 047B) 1% 1% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0449) 1% 1% ± 0%
MSI(1462 0921) 1% 1% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 849D) 0% 1% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 047D) 0% 1% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0801) 0% 1% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 C749) 0% 1% ± 0%
Device(1620 0198) 0% 1% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 C793) 0% 1% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8277) 0% 1% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 8010) 0% 1% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA A012) 0% 1% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0000) 0% 1% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 078A) 0% 1% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 344A) 0% 2% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3453) 0% 1% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 845A) 0% 1% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 845D) 0% 1% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2303) 0% 1% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
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