Average Bench: 32.4% (106th of 620)

Based on 28,491 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6811 Models: AMD Radeon R9 200, ASUS R9 270, AMD Radeon R9 270, AMD Radeon (TM) R9 200, AMD Radeon(TM) R9 270

Poor average bench

The AMD R9 270 averaged 67.6% 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) 96fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 85.9fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270 is just 8.53%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 270 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 78.1fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 57fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 28,491 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.3 Lighting 96 106
72.1 Reflection 78.1 82.9
113 Parallax 130 146
33.5% 101 fps
Min Avg Max
53.9 MRender 57 59.9
78.5 Gravity 85.9 92
76.5 Splatting 81.3 85.8
31.5% 74.8 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.6.1
Lighting 99.4
Reflection 77.6
Parallax 129
34% 102 fps
MRender 56.5
Gravity 87
Splatting 80.6
32% 74.7 fps
XFX(1682 9270) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.7.2
Lighting 98.2
Reflection 75.9
Parallax 124
33% 99.4 fps
MRender 55.4
Gravity 85.2
Splatting 79.4
31% 73.3 fps
AMD(1002 0B04) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.9.3
Lighting 93.2
Reflection 76.9
Parallax 122
32% 97.5 fps
MRender 55.4
Gravity 85.5
Splatting 79.6
31% 73.5 fps
AMD(1002 0B04) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 96.7
Reflection 76
Parallax 125
33% 99.3 fps
MRender 54.7
Gravity 79.4
Splatting 77.9
30% 70.7 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

Average fps @ 1080p with maximum detail settings for 7 popular games:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 112 fps Grand Theft Auto V: 40 fps League of Legends: 110 fps Overwatch: 67 fps The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt: 35 fps DOTA 2: 58 fps World of Tanks: 58 fps

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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,434,933 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 28,491 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $155 @ launch in Nov '13)
Sapphire(174B E271) 21% 33% ± 2%
Sapphire R9 270 2GB Dual-X Boost OC
11220-00-20G
AmazonUS $20019 months
Asus(1043 048D) 18% 34% ± 2%
ASUS R9 270 2GB Direct CU II OC
R9270-DC2OC-2GD5
MSI(1462 3050) 18% 33% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 226C) 11% 33% ± 3%
Gigabyte R9 270 2GB OC
GV-R927OC-2GD
AmazonUS $25917 mins
AMD(1002 0B04) 9% 31% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 2337) 6% 32% ± 3%
XFX(1682 9270) 6% 31% ± 3%
PowerColor(148C 2337) 4% 32% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 3% 31% ± 5%
Asus(1043 86A4) 2% 32% ± 2%
Device(1B0A 90D2) 1% 30% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0493) 1% 32% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8651) 1% 33% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E270) 0% 23% ± 21%
Asus(1043 2015) 0% 30% ± 0%
Device(1B0A 90F3) 0% 30% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8700

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 Comments

Added 4 years ago.

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1 month ago.

Got it for a great price a few months after launch ($130 with free shipping) and it's been fantastic this entire time. I finally have CPU (Intel 8700) that can really push it and it's been fantastic at 1080p gaming.


Excellent

2 months ago.

Good performance, let down by terrible drivers + software


Good

1 month ago.

I has and still is serving me well :)


Terrible

22 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Average

1 month ago.

Nice value GPU


Good

4 months ago.

Picked up this card for 34Dollars - 500rand not bad for a low spec budget gamer build


Very good

2 years ago.

This Card is very good for gaming, with a little tweak you can even get it faster than the R9 270x as shown in my Userbenchmark http://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/2772284


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