Average Bench: 33.3% (87th of 621)

Based on 3,495 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6939 Model: AMD Radeon R9 200

Poor average bench

The AMD R9 285 averaged 66.6% 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) 128fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 116fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 285 is just 5.49%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 285 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 125fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 80.2fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,495 samples)
Min Avg Max
111 Lighting 128 136
115 Reflection 125 132
143 Parallax 164 185
34.6% 139 fps
Min Avg Max
95.8 MRender 101 106
107 Gravity 116 124
76 Splatting 80.2 86
31.7% 99.3 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Gigabyte(1458 229D) 2GB
CLim: 973 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 136
Reflection 134
Parallax 191
38% 153 fps
MRender 105
Gravity 118
Splatting 83.3
32% 102 fps
Sapphire(174B E305) 2GB
CLim: 928 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Lighting 128
Reflection 126
Parallax 180
35% 145 fps
MRender 95
Gravity 116
Splatting 77.6
31% 96.1 fps
CLim: 918 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Lighting 128
Reflection 124
Parallax 160
35% 137 fps
MRender 98.9
Gravity 117
Splatting 77.9
31% 97.8 fps
CLim: 918 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Lighting 125
Reflection 121
Parallax 157
34% 134 fps
MRender 99.2
Gravity 117
Splatting 78.1
31% 98.1 fps
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.8.2
Lighting 114
Reflection 125
Parallax 156
31% 132 fps
MRender 98.6
Gravity 103
Splatting 79.9
29% 93.7 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

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

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 115 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,238,293 GPUs tested.

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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $200 @ launch in Sep '14)
Sapphire(174B E306) 26% 34% ± 2%
Sapphire R9 285 2GB Dual-X OC
11235-03-20G
AmazonUS $2202 years
Asus(1043 0486) 12% 34% ± 2%
XFX(1682 9285) 9% 33% ± 2%
MSI(1462 3140) 9% 34% ± 1%
MSI R9 285 2GB GAMING
R9 285 GAMING 2G
AmazonUS $2622 years
PowerColor(148C 2349) 9% 33% ± 1%
PowerColor R9 285 2GB Turbo Duo
AXR9 285 2GBD5-TDHE
AmazonUS $1893 years
Gigabyte(1458 229D) 8% 34% ± 3%
PowerColor(148C 9380) 7% 33% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E305) 7% 33% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2349) 3% 34% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E315) 3% 33% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8683) 2% 29% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 2% 33% ± 1%
HP(103C 6896) 2% 33% ± 0%
Device(1545 9285) 1% 33% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0488) 0% 33% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0B00) 0% 33% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0C02) 0% 33% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 31%
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Desktop
Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 35%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $445

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 Comments

Added 4 years ago.

Good

2 years ago.

i have a 592 grapics card and its better for less


Good

8 months ago.

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


Terrible

24 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Good

3 months ago.

Always held its value.


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