Average Bench: 28.5% (97th of 621)

Based on 52,950 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6810 Models: AMD Radeon R9 200, ASUS R9 270X

Very poor average bench

The AMD R9 270X averaged 71.4% 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) 109fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 98.3fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 270X is just 5.78%. 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) 88.3fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 63.4fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 52,950 samples)
Min Avg Max
90.5 Lighting 109 121
81.2 Reflection 88.3 94.6
136 Parallax 148 163
30% 115 fps
Min Avg Max
59.2 MRender 63.4 67.2
89.4 Gravity 98.3 106
84.2 Splatting 90.2 95.5
26.7% 84 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1120 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.8.1
Lighting 118
Reflection 92.8
Parallax 153
32% 121 fps
MRender 65.9
Gravity 105
Splatting 92
28% 87.5 fps
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Lighting 108
Reflection 83.9
Parallax 136
29% 109 fps
MRender 59.4
Gravity 94.4
Splatting 84.7
25% 79.5 fps
CLim: 1120 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 106
Reflection 81.7
Parallax 133
29% 107 fps
MRender 59.9
Gravity 88.3
Splatting 85.3
24% 77.8 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

Average fps @ 1080p with maximum detail settings for 11 popular games:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 110 fps Fortnite: 58 fps Grand Theft Auto V: 41 fps League of Legends: 114 fps Overwatch: 58 fps Battlefield 1: 36 fps The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt: 30 fps Minecraft: 168 fps DOTA 2: 89 fps World of Warcraft: 40 fps World of Tanks: 61 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 52,950 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $199 @ launch in Oct '13)
Sapphire(174B E271) 31% 28% ± 3%
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) 13% 29% ± 4%
Asus R9 270X 2GB DirectCU II
R9270X-DC2T-2GD5
Gigabyte(1458 2272) 9% 29% ± 2%
Gigabyte R9 270X 2GB WINDFORCE
GV-R927XOC-2GD
Gigabyte R9 270X 4GB WINDFORCE
GV-R927XOC-4GD
MSI(1462 3030) 8% 28% ± 3%
XFX(1682 9275) 7% 27% ± 4%
Sapphire(174B E270) 4% 29% ± 3%
Sapphire(174B E272) 4% 31% ± 1%
PowerColor(148C 2336) 4% 29% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2336) 3% 29% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 201C) 3% 29% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04A1) 3% 29% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 227D) 2% 29% ± 1%
MSI(1462 3036) 2% 29% ± 1%
MSI(1462 3033) 1% 28% ± 5%
MSI(1462 3034) 1% 28% ± 2%
Diamond(1092 2336) 1% 30% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0460) 1% 28% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0000) 1% 29% ± 0%
MSI(1462 303A) 1% 24% ± 6%
Gigabyte(1458 226D) 1% 29% ± 1%
PowerColor(148C 2340) 1% 32% ± 1%
Device(1545 9270) 0% 29% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3031) 0% 29% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0B04) 0% 28% ± 0%
Asus(1043 04A3) 0% 24% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3039) 0% 29% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2010) 0% 29% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3037) 0% 29% ± 0%
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Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 39% - Below average Total price: $455

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 Comments

Added 5 years ago.

Excellent

2 months ago.

Best Buget Grafikscart only 66 Euros on Ebay and I can play Fortnite Overreach ect High Settings


Excellent

1 month ago.

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


Good

1 month ago.

better than 1050ti but power hungry


Excellent

14 months ago.

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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


Terrible

21 months ago.

cheap price but great performance


Excellent

2 years ago.

Works for all games on suprisingly high settings


Poor

3 months ago.

Crazy bad value


Excellent

13 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

20 months 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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