Average Bench: 26% (92nd of 549)

Based on 410 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6800 Model: AMD Radeon HD 7970M

Very poor average bench

The AMD Radeon HD 7970M averaged 74.0% 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) 74.7fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 69.3fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Radeon HD 7970M is just 16.1%. 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) 61.4fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 46.8fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 410 samples)
Min Avg Max
12.7 Lighting 74.7 87.9
14.4 Reflection 61.4 73.6
37.7 Parallax 103 125
26.3% 79.8 fps
Min Avg Max
21.5 MRender 46.8 53.5
37.7 Gravity 69.3 80.3
36 Splatting 67.4 77.7
25.8% 61.2 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Dell(1028 0550) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.11.4
Lighting 86.9
Reflection 70.8
Parallax 118
30% 91.8 fps
MRender 52.6
Gravity 75.8
Splatting 74.3
28% 67.6 fps
Dell(1028 057B) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 86.1
Reflection 69.8
Parallax 117
30% 90.9 fps
MRender 52.2
Gravity 75.3
Splatting 73.7
28% 67.1 fps
Clevo(1558 7102) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 86.5
Reflection 70
Parallax 113
30% 89.9 fps
MRender 52
Gravity 74.6
Splatting 73.2
28% 66.6 fps
Dell(1028 057B) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Lighting 87
Reflection 69.6
Parallax 115
30% 90.6 fps
MRender 51.4
Gravity 74
Splatting 71.2
28% 65.5 fps
Clevo(1558 0371) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 48.3
Reflection 37.7
Parallax 67.9
17% 51.3 fps
MRender 29.3
Gravity 40.3
Splatting 39.5
15% 36.4 fps
Dell(1028 057B) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 43.8
Reflection 33.3
Parallax 61.4
16% 46.2 fps
MRender 22.4
Gravity 39.8
Splatting 36.8
14% 33 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Dell(1028 057B) 39% 27% ± 5%
Dell(1028 0550) 20% 27% ± 5%
Clevo(1558 0371) 12% 27% ± 5%
Clevo(1558 5105) 7% 22% ± 9%
Clevo(1558 7102) 6% 20% ± 10%
Dell(1028 0551) 6% 23% ± 9%
Dell(1028 043A) 2% 26% ± 5%
Dell(1028 0490) 2% 27% ± 5%
Clevo(1558 5102) 2% 27% ± 5%
Dell(1028 048F) 1% 30% ± 2%
Dell(1028 04A4) 1% 29% ± 0%
Dell(1028 053F) 0% 29% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 7481) 0% 5% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 7100) 0% 30% ± 2%
Dell(1028 04BA) 0% 29% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0588) 0% 15% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 0270) 0% 9% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Alienware M17xR4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $480

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