Average Bench: 23.7% (128th of 635)

Based on 33,255 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 76.2% 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) 93.8fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 88.1fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270 is just 2.9%. 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) 78.3fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 130fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 33,255 samples)
Min Avg Max
0.3 Lighting 93.8 106
71.8 Reflection 78.3 82.3
120 Parallax 130 144
24.7% 101 fps
Min Avg Max
54.7 MRender 57.5 59.9
81.2 Gravity 88.1 92.2
78.3 Splatting 81.9 85.5
23.8% 75.8 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: 19.12.2
Lighting 98.2
Reflection 75.3
Parallax 125
26% 99.4 fps
MRender 55.4
Gravity 86.5
Splatting 80.2
23% 74 fps
AMD(1002 0B04) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 91.3
Reflection 73.8
Parallax 130
24% 98.3 fps
MRender 53.4
Gravity 78
Splatting 75.6
21% 69 fps
PwrHis(1787 2337) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.12.3
Lighting 82.8
Reflection 76.7
Parallax 114
22% 91.2 fps
MRender 55
Gravity 68.8
Splatting 80.4
19% 68.1 fps
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 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 33,255 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $155 @ launch in Nov '13)
Asus(1043 048D) 20% 24% ± 1%
ASUS R9 270 2GB Direct CU II OC
R9270-DC2OC-2GD5
Sapphire(174B E271) 20% 24% ± 1%
Sapphire R9 270 2GB Dual-X Boost OC
11220-00-20G
AmazonUS $2002 years
MSI(1462 3050) 16% 24% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 226C) 12% 24% ± 1%
Gigabyte R9 270 2GB OC
GV-R927OC-2GD
AmazonUS $25910 mins
AMD(1002 0B04) 7% 23% ± 1%
XFX(1682 9270) 5% 23% ± 1%
Asus(1043 86A4) 5% 23% ± 1%
PowerColor(148C 2337) 5% 24% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2337) 3% 24% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 2% 23% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0493) 1% 23% ± 0%
Device(1B0A 90D2) 1% 22% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E270) 1% 27% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8651) 0% 24% ± 1%
Device(1B0A 90F3) 0% 22% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 200B) 0% 23% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3051) 0% 22% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E221) 0% 24% ± 0%
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Gaming 29%
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Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $633

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 Comments

Added 5 years ago.

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24 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

8 months ago.

Good performance, let down by terrible drivers + software


Good

7 months ago.

I has and still is serving me well :)


Terrible

2 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Average

7 months ago.

Nice value GPU


Good

10 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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