Average Bench: 26.9% (115th of 639)

Based on 64,756 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6810 Models: AMD Radeon R9 200, ASUS R9 270X

Very poor average bench

The AMD R9 270X averaged 73.1% 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) 108fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 100fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270X is just 3.92%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 270X performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 88.6fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 148fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 64,756 samples)
Min Avg Max
63.4 Lighting 108 121
80.5 Reflection 88.6 94.6
136 Parallax 148 162
28.3% 115 fps
Min Avg Max
59.1 MRender 63.4 67.6
92.1 Gravity 100 107
84 Splatting 90.2 96.9
27% 84.6 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1140 MHz, MLim: 1405 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.12.1
Lighting 120
Reflection 94.2
Parallax 154
32% 123 fps
MRender 66.7
Gravity 106
Splatting 93.8
29% 88.9 fps
CLim: 1120 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver:
Lighting 118
Reflection 92.8
Parallax 154
31% 121 fps
MRender 65.6
Gravity 104
Splatting 94.7
28% 88.1 fps
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Lighting 112
Reflection 88.3
Parallax 146
30% 115 fps
MRender 63.8
Gravity 99.9
Splatting 91.3
27% 85 fps
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Lighting 110
Reflection 88.4
Parallax 152
29% 117 fps
MRender 62.1
Gravity 98.7
Splatting 89.8
26% 83.5 fps
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.20
Lighting 114
Reflection 88
Parallax 144
30% 115 fps
MRender 62.3
Gravity 97.9
Splatting 89.2
26% 83.1 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $199 @ launch in Oct '13)
Sapphire(174B E271) 35% 26% ± 1%
Sapphire R9 270X 2GB Dual-X Boost OC
11217-01-20G
Sapphire R9 270X 4GB Dual-X Boost OC
11217-04-20G
Asus(1043 0464) 15% 27% ± 1%
Asus R9 270X 2GB DirectCU II
R9270X-DC2T-2GD5
Gigabyte(1458 2272) 11% 27% ± 1%
Gigabyte R9 270X 2GB WINDFORCE
GV-R927XOC-2GD
Gigabyte R9 270X 4GB WINDFORCE
GV-R927XOC-4GD
MSI(1462 3030) 9% 27% ± 1%
XFX(1682 9275) 6% 26% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E272) 4% 28% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E270) 4% 27% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 227D) 3% 27% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0460) 3% 26% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04A1) 2% 27% ± 2%
PowerColor(148C 2336) 1% 27% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 1% 27% ± 1%
PowerColor(148C 2340) 1% 28% ± 2%
MSI(1462 3033) 1% 28% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2336) 1% 27% ± 0%
MSI(1462 303A) 1% 26% ± 1%
Device(1545 9270) 1% 26% ± 1%
MSI(1462 3036) 1% 27% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0000) 1% 26% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 226D) 0% 27% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04A3) 0% 30% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 31%
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Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $500

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 Comments

Added 6 years ago.

Poor

1 month ago.

Considering how cheap it is its a semi-decent card for a budget gamer


Good

29 days ago.

It played most games on med-high


Excellent

17 days ago.

i have this gpu this is a THASH!


Terrible

7 months ago.

Still going strong medium to high on current intensive games. "2019"


Excellent

4 months ago.

be it on lower settings 270x still holds its own in 2019-20


Excellent

23 months ago.

Comment 

im using this card GIGABYTE AMD RADEON R9 270x 4GB DDR5 with 3 monitors 27inch .. excellent work and games in 5760x1080 resolution :) this resolution some games on ultra details, and other all games on high details ... in 1920x1080 all games run on ULTRA details :) 3 monitors connected via DVI, DVI, HDMI.—Feb '15


Poor

17 days ago.

cheap price but great performance


Excellent

2 years ago.

Works for all games on suprisingly high settings


Poor

11 months ago.

Crazy bad value


Excellent

21 months ago.

The R9 270X is a rebranded HD 7870 with higher clocks, delivers the same experience, anyway this GPU is as powerful as the GTX 1050 2GB and it's highly recomended for budget 1080p60 gaming. This card can be Crossfired with another 270X, HD 7850 or HD 7870 and delivers a great perfomance in some games. DirectX 12 and Vulkan are supported. Most games can be run at High settings with MSAA.


Excellent

23 days ago.

Great card for esports, 4gb variant is even better, can get over 60fps on average, pull the trigger if you find a used one for under 70 usd


Excellent

2 years ago.

Beast card. There are deffinitely better choices as of 2018, but even now, it delivers a good experience on moderate graphic settings.


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