Average Bench: 37.7% (139th of 698)

Based on 20,573 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6938 Model: AMD Radeon (TM) R9 380

Poor average bench

The AMD R9 380X averaged 62.2% 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.


Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 48.5fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 49.5fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD R9 380X is just 4.73%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD R9 380X performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 47fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 62.3fps

Average Bench

(Based on 20,573 samples)
Min Avg Max
44.9 Lighting 48.5 51.8
43.9 Reflection 47 49.1
57.9 Parallax 62.3 67.2
39.5% 52.6 fps
Min Avg Max
43.6 MRender 46.4 48.3
46.1 Gravity 49.5 51.6
31.6 Splatting 33.2 34.5
34.3% 43.1 fps
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The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1049 MHz, MLim: 1540 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 22.6.1
Lighting 51.5
Reflection 49.9
Parallax 64.5
42% 55.3 fps
MRender 49.4
Gravity 52.1
Splatting 34.7
36% 45.4 fps
Asus(1043 04F5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1030 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 22.6.1
Lighting 47.3
Reflection 10.5
Parallax 67.9
38% 41.9 fps
MRender 46.5
Gravity 50.7
Splatting 34
35% 43.7 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (MSRP ≈ $229 @ launch in Nov '15)
Sapphire(174B E308) 43% 39% ± 2%
Sapphire R9 380X 4GB Nitro Dual-X OC
Gigabyte(1458 22C8) 19% 36% ± 2%
Gigabyte R9 380X 4GB Gaming
EbayUS $1204 months
AmazonUS $2466 years
XFX(1682 9385) 16% 37% ± 1%
XFX R9 380X 4GB Black DD XXX OC
AmazonUS $4452 years
PowerColor(148C 2350) 7% 37% ± 1%
PowerColor R9 280X 3GB OC
AmazonUS $2506 years
Asus(1043 04F5) 7% 38% ± 2%
Asus(1043 04F7) 3% 37% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04F1) 2% 38% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04F3) 1% 36% ± 3%
Device(17AF 2006) 1% 37% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2350) 0% 37% ± 0%
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Desktop 67%
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Workstation 22%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $149

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22 months ago.

Having bought the 380 back in early 2017, it's held up well. 1080p, high in most instances. I'm not a Triple A gamer, therefore it may not hold up greatly with modern titles. I feel as though I could've invested my money far better, though this little beast is what has made me support AMD with their low-mid range of cards


12 months ago.

Bought a few years ago for like 200€, still plays every game on mid to high settings.


15 months ago.

I just have it and he is good but i don't no this is good for Forza Horizon 5


2 years ago.

It overclocks like a beast! my R9 380X is clocked at 1250Mhz


2 years ago.

Got the card really cheap and it's still going strong today on games like black ops 4 & BF5 with little to no issues


5 years ago.

you do not need oc 380x because stock 380x faster than oc 960. I buy card to play games, not to play with oc to win 2-3 fps with nvidia


3 years ago.

Amazing in 2015


3 years ago.



6 years ago.

It is a very odd card indeed, pretty much the only in its price point. The value-per-FPS really shines, even compared to an R9 390.


7 years ago.

Pretty Good Value for quoted specs


7 years ago.

Awesome card for the price :)

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