Average Bench: 32% (80th of 584)

Based on 17,966 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6811 Models: AMD Radeon R9 200, ASUS R9 270, AMD Radeon R9 270, AMD Radeon (TM) R9 200, AMD Radeon(TM) R9 270

Poor average bench

The AMD R9 270 averaged 67.9% 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. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 98.1fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 82.6fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270 is just 7.79%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 270 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 76.7fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 56.3fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,966 samples)
Min Avg Max
75.2 Lighting 98.1 106
63.5 Reflection 76.7 83.4
89 Parallax 127 144
33.6% 101 fps
Min Avg Max
50.9 MRender 56.3 60.4
70.6 Gravity 82.6 91.4
72.5 Splatting 80.6 87.2
30.8% 73.2 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Lighting 112
Reflection 87.8
Parallax 146
38% 115 fps
MRender 61.9
Gravity 93.6
Splatting 89.7
34% 81.7 fps
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Lighting 104
Reflection 81.6
Parallax 146
37% 110 fps
MRender 57.3
Gravity 86.4
Splatting 84.8
32% 76.2 fps
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Lighting 103
Reflection 80.1
Parallax 133
35% 105 fps
MRender 58.9
Gravity 86.7
Splatting 84.4
32% 76.7 fps
XFX(1682 9270) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 99.9
Reflection 77.8
Parallax 138
35% 105 fps
MRender 56.8
Gravity 82.1
Splatting 80.7
31% 73.2 fps
Asus(1043 0493) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Lighting 99
Reflection 77
Parallax 126
34% 101 fps
MRender 56
Gravity 82.4
Splatting 79.7
31% 72.7 fps
Asus(1043 86A4) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Lighting 96.4
Reflection 75
Parallax 121
33% 97.4 fps
MRender 55.4
Gravity 78.6
Splatting 77.6
30% 70.5 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $155 @ launch in Nov '13)
Sapphire(174B E271) 22% 32% ± 3%
Sapphire R9 270 2GB Dual-X Boost OC
11220-00-20G
AmazonUS $2004 months
MSI(1462 3050) 20% 32% ± 4%
Asus(1043 048D) 17% 33% ± 2%
ASUS R9 270 2GB Direct CU II OC
R9270-DC2OC-2GD5
Gigabyte(1458 226C) 12% 33% ± 2%
Gigabyte R9 270 2GB OC
GV-R927OC-2GD
AmazonUS $17016 months
AMD(1002 0B04) 7% 31% ± 3%
XFX(1682 9270) 7% 30% ± 6%
PowerColor(148C 2337) 4% 32% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 2337) 3% 32% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 2% 30% ± 7%
Device(1B0A 90D2) 1% 30% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0493) 1% 31% ± 1%
Asus(1043 86A4) 1% 31% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 200B) 1% 32% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E270) 0% 36% ± 1%
Device(1B0A 90F3) 0% 29% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2015) 0% 24% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3051) 0% 28% ± 0%
PowerColor(148C 2015) 0% 26% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 2015) 0% 28% ± 0%
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Gaming 36%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8700

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Added 3 years ago.

Poor

15 days ago.

Good performance, let down by terrible drivers + software


Terrible

6 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Very good

14 months ago.

This Card is very good for gaming, with a little tweak you can even get it faster than the R9 270x as shown in my Userbenchmark http://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/2772284


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