Average Bench: 9.89% (214th of 630)

Based on 34,633 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 1244 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 550 Ti

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GTX 550-Ti averaged 90.1% 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) 32.6fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 34.6fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 550-Ti is just 1.35%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GTX 550-Ti performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 33.5fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 29.2fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 34,633 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.6 Lighting 32.6 35.6
29.6 Reflection 33.5 36.2
23.5 Parallax 29.2 32.2
8.57% 31.8 fps
Min Avg Max
28.7 MRender 31.9 34.4
32.7 Gravity 34.6 37
26.7 Splatting 33.6 37.2
10% 33.4 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Gigabyte(1458 3536) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1025 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 353.30
Lighting 32.6
Reflection 33.3
Parallax 28.9
9% 31.6 fps
MRender 31.9
Gravity 34.7
Splatting 33.7
10% 33.4 fps
Asus(1043 83BE) 1GB
CLim: 910 MHz, MLim: 1026 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Lighting 33.2
Reflection 34
Parallax 29.7
9% 32.3 fps
MRender 32.3
Gravity 34.5
Splatting 34.6
10% 33.8 fps
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1026 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Lighting 33.1
Reflection 33.5
Parallax 29.7
9% 32.1 fps
MRender 31.9
Gravity 34.1
Splatting 33.7
10% 33.2 fps
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1026 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 32.9
Reflection 33.3
Parallax 29.6
9% 31.9 fps
MRender 31.9
Gravity 34
Splatting 34.3
10% 33.4 fps
Gigabyte(1458 3536) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1025 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Lighting 32.8
Reflection 33.5
Parallax 29.3
9% 31.9 fps
MRender 31.8
Gravity 34
Splatting 34.3
10% 33.4 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $250 @ launch in Mar '11)
Device(0000 0000) 13% 10% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1556) 11% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83BE) 9% 10% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3536) 8% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83C2) 7% 10% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 5194) 5% 10% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 351A) 4% 10% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2610) 4% 10% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 089C) 4% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 838C) 4% 10% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1557) 3% 11% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2612) 3% 10% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 3% 10% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1559) 3% 10% ± 0%
PNY(196E 089C) 2% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83BC) 2% 11% ± 0%
Device(1B0A 90A2) 2% 10% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3537) 2% 10% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 2059) 2% 10% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1554) 1% 10% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1190) 1% 10% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 5194) 1% 10% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0000) 1% 9% ± 1%
Gainward(10B0 0801) 1% 11% ± 0%
Device(107D 2734) 1% 10% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1217) 1% 10% ± 0%
MSI(1462 809D) 1% 9% ± 0%
Device(7377 0000) 0% 10% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2368) 0% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 839E) 0% 10% ± 0%
Device(172F 0A65) 0% 10% ± 0%
Asus(1043 83D8) 0% 10% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 551C) 0% 10% ± 0%
Sanyo(144D 8099) 0% 10% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 085A) 0% 8% ± 0%
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Gaming 18%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 33% - Below average Total price: $515

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 Comments

Added 4 years ago.

Good

1 month ago.

Good for office work and many video games but dont be hoping for high frames when using this i get roughly 20 to 40 fps on games such as COD BO3 and PUBG so on...


Good

2 days ago.

I have it I want to replace it with a 950 or 960 or 970 In compares , the gtx 550 ti is very bad at running games that they released from after 2015 I hate gtx 550 ti


Good

13 days ago.

Cause these are one of the worse GPU EVER MADE


Good

9 months ago.

Oustanding performance to price(2nd, used)


Poor

21 months ago.

Just buy a GTX 460 if you're looking for a cheap graphics card used. I can't justify the used $50 dollar price tag given that with the same money you can get a 470 or for cheaper a 460.


Terrible

2 years ago.

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Poor

2 years ago.

Runs rather hot and loud during periods of intense usage


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