Average Bench: 10.5% (165th of 540)

more Based on 5,813 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) 37.5fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the ATI HD 4870 is just 5.26%. 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) 27.7fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 25.6fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,813 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.9 Lighting 37.5 47.4
22.3 Reflection 27.7 34.7
21.2 Parallax 28.6 36.5
10.1% 31.3 fps
Min Avg Max
14.8 MRender 18.4 23.4
17.9 Gravity 25.6 32.7
26.2 Splatting 33.5 44
11% 25.9 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
XFX(1682 2700) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 47.9
Reflection 35.4
Parallax 37.3
13% 40.2 fps
MRender 23.7
Gravity 33.2
Splatting 44.5
14% 33.8 fps
XFX(1682 2700) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 46.3
Reflection 34
Parallax 35.6
12% 38.6 fps
MRender 23.1
Gravity 31.6
Splatting 43.2
14% 32.6 fps
Asus(1043 031E) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 46
Reflection 33.8
Parallax 35.5
12% 38.4 fps
MRender 22.9
Gravity 31.6
Splatting 43.2
14% 32.6 fps
Gainward(10B0 0801) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 43.3
Reflection 31.4
Parallax 32.5
12% 35.7 fps
MRender 21.2
Gravity 28.8
Splatting 39.8
13% 29.9 fps
Asus(1043 0278) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.1100
Lighting 41.7
Reflection 30.5
Parallax 31.5
11% 34.6 fps
MRender 20.5
Gravity 28
Splatting 38.7
12% 29.1 fps
Sapphire(174B E104) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 34.7
Reflection 25.4
Parallax 26.2
9% 28.8 fps
MRender 16.8
Gravity 23.2
Splatting 29.4
10% 23.1 fps
Device(0000 0000) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.1100
Lighting 34.3
Reflection 25.3
Parallax 26.2
9% 28.6 fps
MRender 16.8
Gravity 23.2
Splatting 29.4
10% 23.1 fps
AMD(1002 0502) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 34
Reflection 25.2
Parallax 26.2
9% 28.5 fps
MRender 16.7
Gravity 23.2
Splatting 29.6
10% 23.2 fps
PwrHis(1787 2003) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 34
Reflection 24.7
Parallax 26.2
9% 28.3 fps
MRender 16.8
Gravity 23.1
Splatting 29
10% 23 fps
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Based on statistics from 5,813 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B E810) 15% 9% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0502) 11% 11% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E115) 7% 13% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E104) 5% 9% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2267) 4% 12% ± 1%
Device(0000 0000) 3% 10% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2003) 3% 9% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2266) 3% 10% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0502) 3% 10% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 0851) 2% 11% ± 3%
Sapphire(174B E114) 2% 12% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2470) 2% 10% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0801) 2% 11% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21C0) 2% 10% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2700) 2% 13% ± 1%
Asus(1043 026A) 2% 9% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21B4) 2% 11% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 0502) 1% 11% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E850) 1% 12% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2702) 1% 13% ± 1%
MSI(1462 1510) 1% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0278) 1% 11% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2007) 1% 11% ± 2%
Asus(1043 01FC) 1% 11% ± 2%
MSI(1462 8030) 1% 13% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2448) 1% 11% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21C7) 1% 10% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2282) 1% 13% ± 1%
Asus(1043 024E) 1% 9% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21B8) 1% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0282) 1% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0280) 1% 8% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E131) 1% 12% ± 0%
Device(18BC 4390) 1% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 030C) 1% 13% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2445) 1% 12% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 1% 10% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0B04) 1% 9% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2009) 1% 10% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 21BC) 1% 10% ± 2%
Device(1771 0502) 0% 10% ± 1%
Asus(1043 01F8) 0% 10% ± 1%
MSI(1462 1740) 0% 12% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1940) 0% 13% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 114A) 0% 12% ± 0%
Asus(1043 025E) 0% 10% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2447) 0% 10% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2281) 0% 13% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E118) 0% 13% ± 1%
Asus(1043 036E) 0% 9% ± 0%
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Desktop 34%
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Workstation
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