Average Bench: 29.9% (111th of 639)

Based on 26,713 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 679A Models: AMD Radeon HD 7900, AMD Radeon HD 7950, AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series, AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v2.0), ASUS HD7950

Very poor average bench

The AMD HD 7950 averaged 70.1% 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) 115fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 116fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 7950 is just 6.82%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 7950 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 74.5fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 160fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 26,713 samples)
Min Avg Max
90 Lighting 115 134
65.5 Reflection 74.5 83.9
139 Parallax 160 185
30.2% 117 fps
Min Avg Max
51.7 MRender 57.7 64.3
104 Gravity 116 130
72.6 Splatting 81.9 92
30% 85.1 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Sapphire(174B E249) 3GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 20.2.2
Lighting 124
Reflection 77.1
Parallax 164
32% 121 fps
MRender 59.7
Gravity 121
Splatting 84
31% 88.2 fps
Sapphire(174B E207) 3GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Lighting 120
Reflection 75.4
Parallax 173
32% 123 fps
MRender 57.1
Gravity 118
Splatting 82.6
30% 85.9 fps
MSI(1462 2773) 3GB
CLim: 878 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Lighting 118
Reflection 73.9
Parallax 158
31% 117 fps
MRender 57.6
Gravity 115
Splatting 81
30% 84.7 fps
Sapphire(174B 3000) 3GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 20.2.1
Lighting 0.2
Reflection 75
Parallax 161
0% 78.6 fps
MRender 58.2
Gravity 112
Splatting 83.6
29% 84.7 fps
XFX(1682 3222) 3GB
CLim: 800 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Lighting 106
Reflection 66.4
Parallax 141
28% 105 fps
MRender 52.2
Gravity 105
Splatting 72.6
27% 76.5 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,533,155 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 26,713 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $290 @ launch in Jan '12)
Gigabyte(1458 254C) 18% 32% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B 3000) 16% 30% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E210) 11% 30% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E249) 9% 31% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0428) 7% 30% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3220) 6% 29% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E207) 5% 29% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 4% 30% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3221) 4% 30% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2773) 3% 32% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2316) 3% 28% ± 1%
MSI(1462 2761) 2% 30% ± 2%
AMD(1002 3000) 2% 30% ± 2%
AMD(1002 0B00) 2% 27% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2771) 1% 30% ± 2%
HP(103C 6616) 1% 27% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0426) 1% 30% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2325) 1% 28% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3222) 1% 27% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2760) 1% 27% ± 1%
Asus(1043 041E) 1% 27% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B A003) 0% 31% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E219) 0% 29% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0424) 0% 27% ± 0%
XFX(1682 3213) 0% 34% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E208) 0% 32% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2772) 0% 30% ± 0%
Device(0000 0000) 0% 34% ± 0%
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Gaming 34%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 46%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme4 - $183

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $743

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Added 6 years ago.

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3 months ago.

Owned for over 7 years, still runs everything fine. Outperformed my gtx 1060 whilst playing Ark: Survival Evolved. Best aging GC out there, now time to buy a 2080ti and have it age horribly.


Poor

1 month ago.

Bought it for ~300€ December 2012. Impossible to OC with the AMD tool due to bad chip, sadly. Still handles all modern games pretty well, but lately, with big open world titles like Conan Exiles, it runs into limitations. Most games previous to that I could play on ultra settings (except Shadows and Anti-Aliasing) with constant 30fps. Not that much, but well playable. But after 6 hard working years, it is time for a new one if you want, like me, to play coming games with nice graphic.


Liked

2 months ago.

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Высокий разгонный потенциал, после которого карточка взлетает по производительности очень высоко, Mantle и DirectX12. Идеальная карта по соотношению производительность/цена. Рекомендую брать со вторичного рынка—Oct '15


Excellent

5 months ago.

just get a used titan x pascal if ur on a budget, it should get u abt 35+ fps in minecraft 1366x768 low


Excellent

13 months ago.

i have been running this card since launch date and it is only now giving issues


Terrible

2 years ago.

low & very high price


Average

11 months ago.

This should of held some value but it didn't.


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