Average Bench: 6.92% (274th of 593)

Based on 441 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 0607 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTS 240

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GTS 240 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.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 27.1fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 20.8fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GTS 240 is just 1.59%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce GTS 240 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 23.8fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 10.5fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 441 samples)
Min Avg Max
22.4 Lighting 27.1 28.6
20.1 Reflection 23.8 25.4
9.2 Parallax 10.5 10.9
6.5% 20.5 fps
Min Avg Max
9.89 MRender 15.7 17.7
19.8 Gravity 20.8 21.4
11.5 Splatting 13.8 14.8
7.27% 16.7 fps
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The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Nvidia(10DE 0736) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 28.3
Reflection 25.2
Parallax 10.8
7% 21.4 fps
MRender 17.6
Gravity 21.2
Splatting 14.5
8% 17.8 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0736) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 28.1
Reflection 25.3
Parallax 10.8
7% 21.4 fps
MRender 17.5
Gravity 21.3
Splatting 14.4
8% 17.7 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0736) 1GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.15.11.8627
Lighting 27
Reflection 24.1
Parallax 9.6
6% 20.2 fps
MRender 16
Gravity 20.1
Splatting 14
7% 16.7 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0736) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.92
Lighting 26.3
Reflection 23.9
Parallax 10.7
6% 20.3 fps
MRender 17
Gravity 18.5
Splatting 13.9
7% 16.5 fps
Sapphire(174B 9250) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 24.5
Reflection 22.3
Parallax 9.6
6% 18.8 fps
MRender 12.1
Gravity 21
Splatting 13.7
7% 15.6 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 10,257,287 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 441 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Nvidia(10DE 0736) 87% 7% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B 9250) 12% 6% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0719) 0% 5% ± 1%
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Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 49%
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Workstation
Workstation 31%
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Motherboard: Dell Studio XPS 8100

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Excellent

7 months ago.

99°C while gaming, 80°C while idle. Pretty good.


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