Average Bench: 26.3% (81st of 535)

Based on 263 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6800 Model: AMD Radeon HD 7970M

Very poor average bench

The AMD Radeon HD 7970M averaged 73.7% 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) 46.7fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 101fps

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Radeon HD 7970M is 23.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD Radeon HD 7970M performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 60.4fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 69.5fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 263 samples)
Min Avg Max
12.5 Lighting 72.9 87.7
14 Reflection 60.4 75.3
9.38 Parallax 101 125
25.5% 78.2 fps
Min Avg Max
19.3 MRender 46.7 55.1
26.3 Gravity 69.5 80.9
25.5 Splatting 67.2 78.9
26.1% 61.2 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Clevo(1558 0371) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Lighting 87.6
Reflection 70.5
Parallax 117
30% 91.6 fps
MRender 51.8
Gravity 75.5
Splatting 74
29% 67.1 fps
Dell(1028 057B) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.934.2.0
Lighting 74
Reflection 70.6
Parallax 116
28% 86.8 fps
MRender 49.5
Gravity 78.6
Splatting 73.2
28% 67.1 fps
Dell(1028 0550) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.3.1
Lighting 75.8
Reflection 62.8
Parallax 83.5
24% 74 fps
MRender 53.4
Gravity 76.7
Splatting 75.1
30% 68.4 fps
Dell(1028 0551) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Lighting 76.4
Reflection 37.7
Parallax 62.1
21% 58.7 fps
MRender 29.4
Gravity 40.1
Splatting 39.3
16% 36.3 fps
Dell(1028 057B) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 16.6
Lighting 43
Reflection 33.3
Parallax 59.9
15% 45.4 fps
MRender 51.2
Gravity 75
Splatting 73.4
29% 66.5 fps
Dell(1028 057B) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 16.6
Lighting 43.1
Reflection 33.4
Parallax 60.1
15% 45.5 fps
MRender 22.2
Gravity 39.7
Splatting 36.6
13% 32.8 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Dell(1028 057B) 38% 28% ± 6%
Dell(1028 0550) 21% 28% ± 5%
Clevo(1558 0371) 15% 28% ± 6%
Clevo(1558 5105) 6% 20% ± 10%
Clevo(1558 7102) 6% 14% ± 11%
Dell(1028 0551) 4% 19% ± 10%
Clevo(1558 5102) 2% 28% ± 6%
Dell(1028 043A) 2% 26% ± 7%
Dell(1028 048F) 2% 31% ± 2%
Dell(1028 04A4) 1% 30% ± 0%
Dell(1028 053F) 1% 30% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0490) 1% 27% ± 3%
Clevo(1558 7481) 0% 6% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0588) 0% 15% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 7100) 0% 30% ± 0%
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Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
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System: Alienware M17xR4

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