Average Bench: 23.6% (129th of 639)

Based on 33,196 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 76.3% 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) 95.9fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 87.6fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270 is just 2.84%. 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) 78.2fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 130fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 33,196 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.4 Lighting 95.9 105
73.9 Reflection 78.2 82.1
119 Parallax 130 143
25.2% 101 fps
Min Avg Max
54.5 MRender 57.3 59.7
80.1 Gravity 87.6 91.9
77.7 Splatting 81.8 85.5
23.7% 75.6 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 970 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Lighting 105
Reflection 81.5
Parallax 134
28% 107 fps
MRender 58.6
Gravity 90.9
Splatting 83.2
24% 77.6 fps
PowerColor(148C 2337) 2GB
CLim: 955 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.2.2
Lighting 101
Reflection 78.3
Parallax 129
27% 103 fps
MRender 57.8
Gravity 89
Splatting 82.7
24% 76.5 fps
CLim: 945 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Lighting 101
Reflection 78.9
Parallax 128
27% 103 fps
MRender 57.5
Gravity 88.1
Splatting 81.8
24% 75.8 fps
CLim: 945 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.20
Lighting 100
Reflection 77.5
Parallax 134
26% 104 fps
MRender 56.6
Gravity 87.7
Splatting 81.4
24% 75.2 fps
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 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 33,196 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $155 @ launch in Nov '13)
Sapphire(174B E271) 19% 24% ± 1%
Sapphire R9 270 2GB Dual-X Boost OC
11220-00-20G
AmazonUS $2002 years
Asus(1043 048D) 17% 24% ± 1%
ASUS R9 270 2GB Direct CU II OC
R9270-DC2OC-2GD5
MSI(1462 3050) 14% 24% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 226C) 11% 24% ± 1%
Gigabyte R9 270 2GB OC
GV-R927OC-2GD
AmazonUS $2591 month
AMD(1002 0B04) 10% 23% ± 1%
XFX(1682 9270) 9% 23% ± 1%
PowerColor(148C 2337) 4% 24% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2337) 3% 24% ± 1%
Asus(1043 86A4) 3% 23% ± 1%
Device(1B0A 90D2) 3% 22% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 2% 24% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0493) 2% 23% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8651) 1% 23% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2015) 1% 22% ± 0%
Device(1B0A 90F3) 1% 22% ± 0%
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Typical R9 270 Builds (Compare 13,033 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $660

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 Comments

Added 5 years ago.

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6 days 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

19 days ago.

Good performance, let down by terrible drivers + software


Poor

1 month ago.

I has and still is serving me well :)


Terrible

2 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Average

11 months ago.

Nice value GPU


Good

14 months ago.

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


Very good

3 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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