Average Bench: 13.2% (141st of 542)

Based on 452 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6720 Models: AMD Radeon HD 6900M, AMD Radeon HD 6970M

Terrible average bench

The AMD HD 6970M averaged 86.8% 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) 20.6fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 44.9fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 6970M is just 8.11%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 6970M performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 30.1fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 31fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 452 samples)
Min Avg Max
26.1 Lighting 44.9 54.2
18.6 Reflection 30.1 33.3
23.9 Parallax 41.5 50.4
13.1% 38.8 fps
Min Avg Max
12.3 MRender 20.6 23.2
17.7 Gravity 31 37.1
20.4 Splatting 34.1 37.3
12% 28.5 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Apple(106B 0B00) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 47.3
Reflection 32.2
Parallax 42.6
14% 40.7 fps
MRender 21.8
Gravity 31.8
Splatting 36.4
13% 30 fps
Clevo(1558 7100) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 45.3
Reflection 31
Parallax 40.8
13% 39 fps
MRender 20.7
Gravity 30
Splatting 34.8
12% 28.5 fps
Dell(1028 048F) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 45.2
Reflection 30.8
Parallax 40.5
13% 38.8 fps
MRender 21.1
Gravity 29.9
Splatting 34.6
12% 28.5 fps
Dell(1028 04BA) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 9.3.0.0
Lighting 45.1
Reflection 31.3
Parallax 40.6
13% 39 fps
MRender 21.2
Gravity 29.9
Splatting 34.1
12% 28.4 fps
Apple(106B 0B00) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 41.7
Reflection 27
Parallax 37.7
12% 35.5 fps
MRender 19.7
Gravity 28
Splatting 32.6
11% 26.8 fps
Dell(1028 048F) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 9.3.0.0
Lighting 26
Reflection 18.3
Parallax 23.9
8% 22.7 fps
MRender 12
Gravity 17.6
Splatting 20
7% 16.5 fps
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Based on statistics from 452 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Apple(106B 0B00) 25% 13% ± 1%
Dell(1028 04A4) 21% 12% ± 2%
Clevo(1558 5104) 12% 15% ± 2%
Dell(1028 04BA) 11% 12% ± 4%
Dell(1028 048F) 9% 14% ± 2%
Dell(1028 0490) 8% 14% ± 2%
Sanyo(144D C0AD) 7% 12% ± 3%
Clevo(1558 5102) 3% 12% ± 3%
Clevo(1558 7100) 2% 13% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 7200) 1% 15% ± 2%
Dell(1028 043A) 1% 14% ± 3%
Clevo(1558 7201) 0% 15% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 8000) 0% 16% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 8687) 0% 16% ± 0%
Dell(1028 057B) 0% 13% ± 0%
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Gaming 21%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 41%
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System: Apple iMac12,2

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