Average Bench: 25.6% (107th of 621)

Based on 24,515 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

Very poor average bench

The AMD R9 270 averaged 74.4% 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) 99fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 86.2fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270 is just 3.47%. 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) 78.5fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 57.3fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 24,515 samples)
Min Avg Max
89.8 Lighting 99 105
73 Reflection 78.5 82.1
119 Parallax 130 144
27% 103 fps
Min Avg Max
54.5 MRender 57.3 59.6
79.1 Gravity 86.2 91.7
77.4 Splatting 81.4 85.2
23.7% 75 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
AMD(1002 0B04) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Lighting 96.6
Reflection 75.1
Parallax 125
26% 98.8 fps
MRender 56.2
Gravity 84.5
Splatting 79.4
23% 73.4 fps
CLim: 945 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 92.2
Reflection 75.1
Parallax 124
25% 97.1 fps
MRender 55.2
Gravity 81
Splatting 78.2
22% 71.5 fps
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.8.1
Lighting 0.2
Reflection 80.5
Parallax 138
6% 73 fps
MRender 58.2
Gravity 90.4
Splatting 81.6
24% 76.7 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

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

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 113 fps Grand Theft Auto V: 40 fps League of Legends: 107 fps Overwatch: 67 fps The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt: 36 fps DOTA 2: 58 fps World of Tanks: 58 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,237,989 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 24,515 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $155 @ launch in Nov '13)
Sapphire(174B E271) 19% 26% ± 1%
Sapphire R9 270 2GB Dual-X Boost OC
11220-00-20G
AmazonUS $20021 months
MSI(1462 3050) 18% 26% ± 1%
Asus(1043 048D) 16% 26% ± 2%
ASUS R9 270 2GB Direct CU II OC
R9270-DC2OC-2GD5
Gigabyte(1458 226C) 14% 26% ± 3%
Gigabyte R9 270 2GB OC
GV-R927OC-2GD
AmazonUS $25910 mins
AMD(1002 0B04) 11% 25% ± 1%
XFX(1682 9270) 7% 25% ± 2%
PowerColor(148C 2337) 6% 26% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0493) 2% 24% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 2337) 2% 26% ± 0%
Asus(1043 86A4) 1% 25% ± 0%
Device(1B0A 90D2) 1% 24% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 1% 26% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8651) 1% 26% ± 2%
Asus(1043 2015) 0% 22% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2015) 0% 20% ± 0%
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Typical R9 270 Builds (Compare 9,429 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $604

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 Comments

Added 4 years ago.

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3 months 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

4 months ago.

Good performance, let down by terrible drivers + software


Good

3 months ago.

I has and still is serving me well :)


Terrible

24 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Average

3 months ago.

Nice value GPU


Good

6 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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