Average Bench: 10.5% (161st of 535)

more Based on 5,354 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1002 9440, 1002 9442, 1002 944C, 1002 9460 Models: ATI Radeon HD 4800, ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series, ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v1.1), AMD Radeon HD 4800, ATI Radeon HD 4870

Terrible average bench

The ATI HD 4870 averaged 89.4% 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) 18.4fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 37.4fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the ATI HD 4870 is just 5.35%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the ATI HD 4870 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 27.6fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 25.5fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,354 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.1 Lighting 37.4 47.2
22 Reflection 27.6 34.4
21.2 Parallax 28.7 36.4
10.1% 31.2 fps
Min Avg Max
14.1 MRender 18.4 23.3
17.8 Gravity 25.5 32.3
25.7 Splatting 33.4 43.5
11% 25.8 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.0
Lighting 46.6
Reflection 33.9
Parallax 35.6
13% 38.7 fps
MRender 23
Gravity 31.6
Splatting 43.4
14% 32.7 fps
Sapphire(174B E118) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 46.4
Reflection 33.9
Parallax 35.3
12% 38.5 fps
MRender 22.7
Gravity 31.3
Splatting 40.6
14% 31.5 fps
PwrHis(1787 2007) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.7000
Lighting 43.1
Reflection 31.2
Parallax 32.3
12% 35.5 fps
MRender 21
Gravity 28.5
Splatting 38.9
13% 29.5 fps
Sapphire(174B E800) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.1100
Lighting 41.3
Reflection 29.8
Parallax 35
12% 35.4 fps
MRender 20
Gravity 27.5
Splatting 36.7
12% 28.1 fps
Gainward(10B0 0801) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 41.3
Reflection 30.4
Parallax 31.4
11% 34.4 fps
MRender 20.5
Gravity 28
Splatting 38.4
12% 29 fps
AMD(1002 0502) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 41.5
Reflection 30.5
Parallax 31.4
11% 34.5 fps
MRender 20.2
Gravity 27.3
Splatting 35.2
12% 27.6 fps
AMD(1002 0502) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 33.9
Reflection 25.2
Parallax 26.5
9% 28.5 fps
MRender 16.6
Gravity 24.9
Splatting 29.3
10% 23.6 fps
PwrHis(1787 2266) 1GB
MaxC: 625 MHz, MaxM: 950 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver:
Lighting 33.9
Reflection 25
Parallax 26
9% 28.3 fps
MRender 16.7
Gravity 23
Splatting 28.6
10% 22.8 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B E810) 13% 9% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0502) 10% 11% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E104) 8% 9% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E115) 8% 13% ± 2%
Device(0000 0000) 5% 10% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B 0851) 4% 12% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2267) 3% 12% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E114) 3% 12% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0502) 2% 9% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B 0502) 2% 11% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21C0) 2% 9% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2003) 2% 9% ± 1%
Gainward(10B0 0801) 2% 11% ± 2%
XFX(1682 2470) 2% 10% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2700) 2% 12% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2266) 1% 10% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E850) 1% 12% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2448) 1% 11% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21B4) 1% 11% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2702) 1% 12% ± 2%
Asus(1043 026A) 1% 9% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 1% 10% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E118) 1% 12% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2007) 1% 9% ± 4%
Sapphire(174B 114A) 1% 12% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0B04) 1% 9% ± 1%
Asus(1043 024E) 1% 9% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21B8) 1% 10% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21BC) 1% 11% ± 2%
MSI(1462 1530) 1% 10% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2281) 1% 13% ± 1%
Device(1771 0502) 1% 10% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E131) 1% 12% ± 0%
Asus(1043 030C) 1% 13% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2282) 1% 13% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2009) 1% 9% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0280) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 025E) 0% 10% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21C7) 0% 10% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E111) 0% 9% ± 1%
Asus(1043 036E) 0% 9% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E801) 0% 12% ± 0%
Asus(1043 01F8) 0% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0282) 0% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 031E) 0% 13% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1740) 0% 12% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0278) 0% 12% ± 0%
MSI(1462 8030) 0% 12% ± 2%
XFX(1682 5004) 0% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0388) 0% 12% ± 1%
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Desktop
Desktop 34%
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Workstation
Workstation 19%
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Motherboard: Asus P5Q-PRO

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