Average Bench: 6.99% (217th of 535)

Based on 68 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6606 Model: AMD Radeon HD 8790M
Poor: 3%Average: 6.99% Great: 11%

Popular builds with this GPU

Terrible average bench

The AMD Radeon HD 8790M averaged 93.0% 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.


Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 17.8fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 26.2fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Radeon HD 8790M is just 7.95%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD Radeon HD 8790M performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 19.9fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 14fps

Average Bench

(Based on 68 samples)
Min Avg Max
5.54 Lighting 17 30.2
6.64 Reflection 19.9 29.5
9 Parallax 26.2 39.1
6.3% 21.1 fps
Min Avg Max
4.62 MRender 17.8 23
2.99 Gravity 14 26.3
6.1 Splatting 20.3 27.4
9.4% 17.4 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Dell(1028 05BE) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.3.1
Lighting 29.2
Reflection 28.1
Parallax 39
10% 32.1 fps
MRender 22.8
Gravity 25.6
Splatting 27.3
12% 25.2 fps
Dell(1028 05BE) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1101.0
Lighting 13
Reflection 19.2
Parallax 23.8
5% 18.7 fps
MRender 16.7
Gravity 8
Splatting 20.4
9% 15 fps
Dell(1028 05BE) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1101.0
Lighting 11.4
Reflection 16.6
Parallax 20.6
5% 16.2 fps
MRender 17.9
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 17.5
9% 14.2 fps
Dell(1028 05BE) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1101.0
Lighting 11.8
Reflection 17.5
Parallax 20.8
5% 16.7 fps
MRender 15.8
Gravity 7
Splatting 17.9
8% 13.6 fps
68 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,197,104 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 68 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Dell(1028 05BE) 93% 7% ± 3%
Dell(1028 0684) 7% 9% ± 3%
Send price feedback
Typical Radeon HD 8790M Builds (Compare 590 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 58%
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Dell Latitude E6540

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $413

Popular Radeon HD 8790M systems:

How Fast Is Your GPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark (UBM).
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write and mixed IO.
  • - Checks include: 4k Align, NCQ, TRIM, SATA, USB & S.M.A.R.T.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the highest voted in class.
  • - Find the best upgrades.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 2017 GPU Rankings.

Welcome to our graphics card comparison. We calculate effective 3D speed which measures performance for recent games. Effective speed is adjusted by cost to yield value for money. Calculated values don't always tell the whole picture so we check them against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. Share your opinion by voting. [GPUPro]

535 Graphics Cards (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different GPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
Intel Core i7-7700K $310Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $98
Intel Core i5-7600K $215AMD RX 480 $205Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $138
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $328Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $235Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $164
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $110SanDisk Extreme 64GB $34
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $90G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $430SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $135SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $9
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback