Average Bench: 2.82% (369th of 555)

Based on 1,013 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 0400 Model: NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GTS

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce 8600 GTS averaged 97.1% 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) 8.16fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 10.6fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce 8600 GTS is just 1.76%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce 8600 GTS performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 13.2fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 3.11fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,013 samples)
Min Avg Max
7.3 Lighting 8.16 9.2
7 Reflection 13.2 15.6
2.7 Parallax 3.11 3.5
1.93% 8.17 fps
Min Avg Max
1 MRender 10.6 13.8
5.6 Gravity 5.85 6.5
1.6 Splatting 9.15 10.8
3.47% 8.53 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
MSI(1462 0950) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 8.2
Reflection 13.9
Parallax 3.1
2% 8.4 fps
MRender 13.9
Gravity 5.7
Splatting 10.3
4% 9.97 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0438) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 8.1
Reflection 14.1
Parallax 3.1
2% 8.43 fps
MRender 12.8
Gravity 5.7
Splatting 9.9
4% 9.47 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0438) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 8.1
Reflection 13.6
Parallax 3.1
2% 8.27 fps
MRender 12.6
Gravity 5.7
Splatting 9.8
4% 9.37 fps
MSI(1462 0891) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 8.8
Reflection 15
Parallax 3.4
2% 9.07 fps
MRender 10.4
Gravity 6.3
Splatting 8.6
4% 8.43 fps
MSI(1462 0892) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 8.2
Reflection 13.7
Parallax 3.1
2% 8.33 fps
MRender 7.4
Gravity 5.7
Splatting 9.9
3% 7.67 fps
MSI(1462 0950) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 7.4
Reflection 7.7
Parallax 2.9
2% 6 fps
MRender 1
Gravity 5.7
Splatting 1.7
1% 2.8 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Nvidia(10DE 0438) 16% 3% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8241) 16% 3% ± 0%
Device(0000 0000) 11% 3% ± 1%
MSI(1462 0891) 8% 3% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3448) 8% 3% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 C761) 7% 3% ± 1%
MSI(1462 0950) 5% 3% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2280) 4% 3% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 4% 3% ± 1%
BFG(19F1 0480) 2% 3% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 C773) 2% 2% ± 1%
Device(107D 20B8) 2% 3% ± 0%
MSI(1462 0892) 2% 3% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 C765) 2% 3% ± 1%
POV(1ACC 843E) 1% 3% ± 0%
Device(105B 0F18) 1% 3% ± 0%
Device(107D 2A86) 1% 3% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2289) 1% 3% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3444) 1% 2% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 2025) 1% 3% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 856E) 0% 2% ± 1%
Elitegroup(1019 1705) 0% 3% ± 1%
BFG(19F1 075E) 0% 3% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0801) 0% 3% ± 1%
Asus(1043 825B) 0% 3% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1025) 0% 3% ± 0%
PNY(196E 0438) 0% 3% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 0642) 0% 3% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 0843) 0% 3% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 C768) 0% 3% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 C762) 0% 3% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1030) 0% 3% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 C775) 0% 3% ± 0%
Device(7377 0000) 0% 3% ± 0%
Device(107D 2A80) 0% 3% ± 0%
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Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 26%
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Workstation
Workstation 15%
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