Average Bench: 22% (89th of 535)

Based on 114 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6640 Model: AMD Radeon HD 8950

Very poor average bench

The AMD Radeon HD 8950 averaged 77.9% 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.


Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 45fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 82.6fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Radeon HD 8950 is just 14.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Radeon HD 8950 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 68.8fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 54.9fps

Average Bench

(Based on 114 samples)
Min Avg Max
13.2 Lighting 59.5 68.7
18.4 Reflection 68.8 78.4
39.7 Parallax 82.6 97.3
20.8% 70.3 fps
Min Avg Max
16.6 MRender 45 54.2
26.9 Gravity 54.9 62.5
19.7 Splatting 62.1 69.2
24.9% 54 fps
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The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Dell(1028 04A4) 2GB
MaxC: 1075 MHz, MaxM: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.3.2
Lighting 66.9
Reflection 77.2
Parallax 88.7
23% 77.6 fps
MRender 53.1
Gravity 56.6
Splatting 66.2
29% 58.6 fps
Dell(1028 04A4) 2GB
MaxC: 1075 MHz, MaxM: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Lighting 66.4
Reflection 75.4
Parallax 88.1
23% 76.6 fps
MRender 52.8
Gravity 56.1
Splatting 65.7
28% 58.2 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,173,666 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 114 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Dell(1028 04A4) 67% 23% ± 3%
Dell(1028 15CD) 18% 23% ± 3%
Dell(1028 05CD) 13% 16% ± 8%
Dell(1028 053F) 3% 24% ± 0%
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Gaming 24%
Desktop 46%
Workstation 30%

System: Dell Precision M6600

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $393

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