Average Bench: 8.85% (196th of 542)

Based on 454 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 05E1 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 280

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GTX 280 averaged 91.1% 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. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 19fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 36.3fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GTX 280 is just 2.89%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce GTX 280 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 23.2fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 28.9fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 454 samples)
Min Avg Max
29 Lighting 36.3 42.2
19.9 Reflection 23.2 26.7
14.7 Parallax 17.3 19.6
8.47% 25.6 fps
Min Avg Max
13.1 MRender 19 21.8
26.8 Gravity 28.9 31.8
12.1 Splatting 15.2 17.5
9.4% 21 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Nvidia(10DE 0557) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 39.4
Reflection 27.3
Parallax 18.6
9% 28.4 fps
MRender 22.5
Gravity 31
Splatting 18.1
11% 23.9 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0557) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 36.3
Reflection 23.7
Parallax 17.4
8% 25.8 fps
MRender 19.2
Gravity 29.1
Splatting 15.3
10% 21.2 fps
EVGA(3842 1280) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 36.1
Reflection 23.2
Parallax 17.2
8% 25.5 fps
MRender 19.6
Gravity 29
Splatting 15.6
10% 21.4 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0557) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 35.5
Reflection 23.5
Parallax 17.1
8% 25.4 fps
MRender 18.7
Gravity 28.7
Splatting 14.9
9% 20.8 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0557) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 34.3
Reflection 24.8
Parallax 16.9
8% 25.3 fps
MRender 19.7
Gravity 28.3
Splatting 15.7
10% 21.2 fps
EVGA(3842 1280) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.44
Lighting 34.5
Reflection 23.6
Parallax 16.9
8% 25 fps
MRender 18.5
Gravity 29
Splatting 15.1
9% 20.9 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0557) 1GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.15.11.9038
Lighting 32.4
Reflection 21
Parallax 16.1
8% 23.2 fps
MRender 17
Gravity 26.1
Splatting 14.1
8% 19.1 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Nvidia(10DE 0557) 36% 9% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8290) 11% 9% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1280) 11% 9% ± 2%
XFX(1682 2400) 11% 9% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1282) 7% 9% ± 1%
BFG(19F1 0998) 6% 9% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1284) 4% 9% ± 1%
Device(107D 2AE0) 4% 9% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8293) 3% 9% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1286) 2% 12% ± 3%
BFG(19F1 0A02) 1% 9% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 0A1A) 1% 9% ± 1%
BFG(19F1 0972) 1% 9% ± 0%
Device(0000 0000) 1% 3% ± 1%
Device(1048 0F45) 0% 9% ± 0%
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Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 38%
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Workstation
Workstation 24%
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Motherboard: Asus P5Q DELUXE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $335

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