Average Bench: 24.7% (141st of 661)

Based on 40,594 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 75.2% 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) 31.5fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 29.7fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270 is just 3.5%. 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) 34.2fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 40.9fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 40,594 samples)
Min Avg Max
29.2 Lighting 31.5 33.5
31.7 Reflection 34.2 36.2
36.3 Parallax 40.9 44.2
25.5% 35.5 fps
Min Avg Max
27.8 MRender 29.3 30.4
26.3 Gravity 29.7 31.1
22.3 Splatting 23.6 24.5
23.9% 27.5 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
MSI(1462 3050) 2GB
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.20
Lighting 34.9
Reflection 38.9
Parallax 45.7
28% 39.8 fps
MRender 32.3
Gravity 33.4
Splatting 26.1
27% 30.6 fps
CLim: 1010 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Lighting 32.8
Reflection 36.5
Parallax 43.3
26% 37.5 fps
MRender 30.9
Gravity 31.9
Splatting 25.1
26% 29.3 fps
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Lighting 30.3
Reflection 35.8
Parallax 42.5
24% 36.2 fps
MRender 30.1
Gravity 31
Splatting 24.3
25% 28.5 fps
XFX(1682 9270) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.12.1
Lighting 31.2
Reflection 34.3
Parallax 40.2
25% 35.2 fps
MRender 28.9
Gravity 29.1
Splatting 23.1
23% 27 fps
Device(1B0A 90D2) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1045.0
Lighting 27.8
Reflection 34.3
Parallax 36.5
22% 32.9 fps
MRender 28.6
Gravity 23.3
Splatting 23.1
20% 25 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (MSRP ≈ $155 @ launch in Nov '13)
Sapphire(174B E271) 19% 25% ± 1%
Sapphire R9 270 2GB Dual-X Boost OC
11220-00-20G
AmazonUS $2003 years
Asus(1043 048D) 17% 25% ± 1%
ASUS R9 270 2GB Direct CU II OC
R9270-DC2OC-2GD5
MSI(1462 3050) 12% 25% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 226C) 11% 26% ± 1%
Gigabyte R9 270 2GB OC
GV-R927OC-2GD
AmazonUS $1406 months
AMD(1002 0B04) 10% 24% ± 1%
XFX(1682 9270) 8% 24% ± 2%
PowerColor(148C 2337) 5% 25% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2337) 4% 25% ± 1%
Asus(1043 86A4) 4% 24% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0493) 2% 24% ± 1%
Device(1B0A 90D2) 2% 22% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 2% 24% ± 1%
Device(1B0A 90F3) 1% 23% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E270) 1% 27% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8651) 0% 24% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3051) 0% 24% ± 0%
PowerColor(148C 2015) 0% 18% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 2015) 0% 20% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 24%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $486

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 Comments

Added 6 years ago.

Good

4 months ago.

I has and still is serving me well :)


Excellent

4 months ago.

way better as per proce to performance and when over clocked it is on another level one of the best graphic cards out there for budget gamers hands down a legend


Terrible

3 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Average

22 months ago.

Nice value GPU


Good

6 months ago.

AMD has a better quality than Nvidea


Good

2 years ago.

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


Very good

4 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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