Average Bench: 6.4% (289th of 597)

Based on 95 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 060A Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 280M

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GTX 280M averaged 93.6% 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) 26.8fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 19.1fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GTX 280M is just 4%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce GTX 280M performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 19.9fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 10.6fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 95 samples)
Min Avg Max
13.7 Lighting 26.8 45
12.6 Reflection 19.9 21.9
7.58 Parallax 10.6 11.3
6.5% 19.1 fps
Min Avg Max
5.91 MRender 13.6 15.6
12.4 Gravity 19.1 20.3
8.79 Splatting 11.9 12.8
6.47% 14.8 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Dell(1028 02A1) 1GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.15.11.8664
Lighting 26.7
Reflection 20.7
Parallax 11.3
6% 19.6 fps
MRender 17.2
Gravity 20.4
Splatting 12.7
7% 16.8 fps
Clevo(1558 0903) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 26.7
Reflection 20.7
Parallax 10.8
6% 19.4 fps
MRender 14.6
Gravity 19.5
Splatting 12.1
7% 15.4 fps
Clevo(1558 8687) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 26.3
Reflection 20.4
Parallax 11.1
6% 19.3 fps
MRender 14.5
Gravity 19.2
Splatting 11.8
7% 15.2 fps
Clevo(1558 8687) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 25.8
Reflection 20.9
Parallax 10.9
6% 19.2 fps
MRender 14.7
Gravity 19.2
Splatting 12.1
7% 15.3 fps
Clevo(1558 0903) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 26
Reflection 18.6
Parallax 11
6% 18.5 fps
MRender 15
Gravity 18.5
Splatting 12.2
7% 15.2 fps
Clevo(1558 8687) 1GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.16.11.8782
Lighting 24.6
Reflection 17.6
Parallax 10.5
6% 17.6 fps
MRender 14
Gravity 19.4
Splatting 12.2
7% 15.2 fps
Clevo(1558 8687) 1GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.16.11.8681
Lighting 23.8
Reflection 18.1
Parallax 10.6
6% 17.5 fps
MRender 13.9
Gravity 19.1
Splatting 11.7
6% 14.9 fps
Clevo(1558 8687) 1GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.16.11.8681
Lighting 24.2
Reflection 17.5
Parallax 10.6
6% 17.4 fps
MRender 13.5
Gravity 18.7
Splatting 11.4
6% 14.5 fps
Clevo(1558 0903) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Lighting 13.7
Reflection 12.3
Parallax 9.7
4% 11.9 fps
MRender 14.2
Gravity 9.2
Splatting 12
5% 11.8 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Clevo(1558 0903) 26% 6% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 8687) 25% 6% ± 0%
Dell(1028 02A1) 23% 6% ± 2%
Clevo(1558 9800) 15% 7% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 0481) 11% 6% ± 1%
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Typical GeForce GTX 280M Builds (Compare 324 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 28%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

System: Alienware M17x

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 26% - Poor Total price: $480

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