Average Bench: 42.4% (77th of 611)

Based on 3,329 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6939 Model: AMD Radeon R9 200

Below average average bench

The AMD R9 285 averaged 57.5% 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) 122fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 114fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 285 is just 12.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 285 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 125fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 79.9fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,329 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.1 Lighting 122 136
110 Reflection 125 132
142 Parallax 163 186
42.4% 137 fps
Min Avg Max
95.3 MRender 101 106
102 Gravity 114 123
75.8 Splatting 79.9 86
42.5% 98.5 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Sapphire(174B E305) 2GB
CLim: 948 MHz, MLim: 1450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Lighting 132
Reflection 126
Parallax 155
43% 138 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 120
Splatting 80.4
44% 101 fps
CLim: 945 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver:
Lighting 128
Reflection 126
Parallax 167
44% 140 fps
MRender 99.8
Gravity 117
Splatting 79.5
43% 98.7 fps
CLim: 918 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Lighting 129
Reflection 124
Parallax 159
43% 137 fps
MRender 101
Gravity 117
Splatting 78.2
43% 98.7 fps
Gigabyte(1458 229D) 2GB
CLim: 973 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.2
Lighting 124
Reflection 124
Parallax 176
44% 141 fps
MRender 99.9
Gravity 111
Splatting 79.3
42% 96.6 fps
CLim: 918 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Lighting 122
Reflection 117
Parallax 152
41% 131 fps
MRender 93.6
Gravity 113
Splatting 75.4
41% 94.1 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

Average fps @ 1080p with maximum detail settings for 1 popular games:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 119 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,301,228 GPUs tested.

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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $200 @ launch in Sep '14)
Sapphire(174B E306) 20% 43% ± 3%
Sapphire R9 285 2GB Dual-X OC
11235-03-20G
AmazonUS $22022 months
Asus(1043 0486) 13% 43% ± 3%
PowerColor(148C 2349) 10% 42% ± 5%
PowerColor R9 285 2GB Turbo Duo
AXR9 285 2GBD5-TDHE
AmazonUS $1893 years
MSI(1462 3140) 10% 44% ± 2%
MSI R9 285 2GB GAMING
R9 285 GAMING 2G
AmazonUS $2622 years
XFX(1682 9285) 9% 43% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 229D) 8% 43% ± 4%
PowerColor(148C 9380) 7% 41% ± 5%
Sapphire(174B E305) 6% 42% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 2349) 4% 43% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E315) 4% 42% ± 3%
Asus(1043 8683) 3% 37% ± 3%
HP(103C 6896) 3% 41% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 2% 42% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0B00) 0% 42% ± 0%
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Desktop 53%
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Workstation
Workstation 38%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $459

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Added 4 years ago.

Good

20 months ago.

i have a 592 grapics card and its better for less


Good

3 months ago.

It's really good but the 2gb vram really holds it back.


Terrible

19 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


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