Average Bench: 26.8% (103rd of 592)

Based on 15,427 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1002 6658, 1002 665D Models: AMD Radeon R7 200, ASUS R7 260, ASUS R7 260X

Very poor average bench

The AMD R7 260X averaged 73.2% 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) 76.4fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 69.9fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R7 260X is just 7%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R7 260X performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 75.5fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 53.9fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,427 samples)
Min Avg Max
61.6 Lighting 76.4 87.1
64.9 Reflection 75.5 85.8
82.2 Parallax 100 114
26.3% 84 fps
Min Avg Max
45.7 MRender 53.9 61.7
59.2 Gravity 69.9 78.4
60 Splatting 70 80
27.1% 64.6 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1225 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Lighting 90.1
Reflection 87.7
Parallax 111
30% 96.3 fps
MRender 64.6
Gravity 78.3
Splatting 81.4
31% 74.8 fps
Gigabyte(1458 2274) 2GB
CLim: 1188 MHz, MLim: 1625 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.5.2
Lighting 86.6
Reflection 85.7
Parallax 111
30% 94.3 fps
MRender 58.8
Gravity 76.7
Splatting 78.2
30% 71.2 fps
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1600 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Lighting 81.6
Reflection 79.1
Parallax 103
28% 87.8 fps
MRender 57.7
Gravity 71.8
Splatting 75
28% 68.2 fps
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1600 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 80.8
Reflection 78.6
Parallax 102
27% 87.3 fps
MRender 57.7
Gravity 72
Splatting 74.7
28% 68.1 fps
Asus(1043 0499) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 24.20.11001.5003
Lighting 80
Reflection 77.8
Parallax 102
27% 86.5 fps
MRender 58.1
Gravity 70.4
Splatting 75.2
28% 67.9 fps
CLim: 1075 MHz, MLim: 1600 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Lighting 78.6
Reflection 75.2
Parallax 108
28% 87.4 fps
MRender 55.7
Gravity 69.5
Splatting 73.4
28% 66.2 fps
Gigabyte(1458 227B) 1GB
CLim: 1075 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 79.1
Reflection 76.6
Parallax 100
27% 85.4 fps
MRender 56.1
Gravity 70.3
Splatting 72.7
28% 66.4 fps
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Lighting 76.1
Reflection 74.3
Parallax 97.5
26% 82.6 fps
MRender 54.6
Gravity 67.1
Splatting 70.2
27% 64 fps
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Lighting 70.6
Reflection 74
Parallax 92.6
24% 79.1 fps
MRender 50.9
Gravity 58.5
Splatting 65.1
24% 58.2 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $120 @ launch in Feb '14)
Sapphire(174B E258) 32% 26% ± 3%
SAPPHIRE R7 260X 2GB OC 2x DVI
11222-22-20G
SAPPHIRE R7 260X 2GB OC
11222-06-20G
XFX(1682 7260) 15% 27% ± 3%
XFX 260X 2GB
R7260XCNF4
MSI(1462 2935) 11% 26% ± 2%
MSI R7 260X 2GB OC
R7 260X 2GD5 OC
Asus(1043 04D3) 8% 26% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2339) 7% 27% ± 2%
Asus(1043 048F) 4% 30% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 2271) 3% 29% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E253) 3% 29% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 22A9) 3% 27% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 227B) 3% 28% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 2274) 2% 29% ± 4%
MSI(1462 293A) 2% 24% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 1% 26% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04A9) 1% 24% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 228B) 1% 28% ± 2%
Asus(1043 045A) 0% 27% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0499) 0% 27% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0491) 0% 28% ± 1%
Device(1545 7260) 0% 29% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0458) 0% 26% ± 0%
Asus(1043 049D) 0% 26% ± 0%
Asus(1043 04B9) 0% 29% ± 0%
MSI(1462 293C) 0% 28% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2275) 0% 24% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2936) 0% 27% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2296) 0% 30% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2938) 0% 26% ± 0%
Asus(1043 04C3) 0% 22% ± 0%
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Gaming 26%
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Desktop
Desktop 41%
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Workstation
Workstation 28%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $70

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 Comments

Added 3 years ago.

Good

1 month ago.

It held itself really well while I used it. Buuut, it ain't fast.


Average

2 months ago.

It can play most games on 1080 but it has startup issues


Good

12 months ago.

Surprisingly good performance for its cheap price. Can play most games I throw at it with decent settings


Excellent

24 days ago.

No,the R7 260X is not more powerfull than GTX 650 Ti boost.


Average

16 months ago.

Was good back in 2014 as my GPU but when I went for GTX 10 series, it is 1.5 times better!


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