Average Bench: 40.7% (107th of 667)

Based on 15,422 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 13D7 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M

Below average average bench

The Nvidia GTX 980M averaged 59.3% 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) 50.2fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 49.9fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 980M is just 17.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GTX 980M performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 57.9fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 48.3fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,422 samples)
Min Avg Max
32.4 Lighting 50.2 65.4
51.6 Reflection 57.9 72.9
39.3 Parallax 48.3 53.8
40.5% 52.1 fps
Min Avg Max
36.7 MRender 54.3 58.2
38 Gravity 49.9 54.1
41.6 Splatting 45.5 48.5
40.8% 49.9 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Clevo(1558 6780) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 30.0.14.9676
Lighting 51.8
Reflection 58
Parallax 50.1
42% 53.3 fps
MRender 57.5
Gravity 52.3
Splatting 46.5
43% 52.1 fps
Clevo(1558 7500) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1126 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.05
Lighting 50.5
Reflection 58.4
Parallax 50.7
41% 53.2 fps
MRender 57
Gravity 52.4
Splatting 47.1
43% 52.2 fps
Dell(1028 0708) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8912
Lighting 51.3
Reflection 56.2
Parallax 48.4
42% 52 fps
MRender 54.7
Gravity 50.8
Splatting 45.1
42% 50.2 fps
Clevo(1558 7500) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1126 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.05
Lighting 49.8
Reflection 57.2
Parallax 50.5
40% 52.5 fps
MRender 56.6
Gravity 52.2
Splatting 47
43% 51.9 fps
Dell(1028 0708) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8912
Lighting 51.2
Reflection 56.2
Parallax 48.1
41% 51.8 fps
MRender 54.4
Gravity 50.6
Splatting 45.1
41% 50 fps
Clevo(1558 7502) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1126 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.05
Lighting 49.7
Reflection 57.8
Parallax 50.1
40% 52.5 fps
MRender 55.9
Gravity 51.9
Splatting 47
42% 51.6 fps
MSI(1462 1129) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1126 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.76
Lighting 37.1
Reflection 57.6
Parallax 43.3
30% 46 fps
MRender 54.5
Gravity 43
Splatting 45.9
36% 47.8 fps
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,052,207 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 15,422 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Dell(1028 0708) 22% 39% ± 4%
Asus(1043 22DA) 20% 42% ± 4%
MSI(1462 1129) 9% 40% ± 4%
Dell(1028 0688) 4% 39% ± 4%
Microsoft(1414 0020) 4% 40% ± 4%
Acer(1025 1051) 3% 40% ± 3%
MSI(1462 1132) 3% 55% ± 8%
Dell(1028 0685) 3% 38% ± 6%
Acer(1025 105B) 3% 37% ± 5%
Dell(1028 05AB) 2% 45% ± 8%
Clevo(1558 6780) 2% 40% ± 5%
Clevo(1558 6556) 2% 41% ± 6%
MSI(1462 1157) 2% 40% ± 2%
Clevo(1558 7500) 2% 40% ± 2%
Clevo(1558 0376) 1% 47% ± 13%
MSI(1462 1131) 1% 38% ± 6%
Asus(1043 157D) 1% 41% ± 7%
HP(103C 176C) 1% 41% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 B556) 1% 44% ± 2%
MSI(1462 1171) 1% 59% ± 2%
Clevo(1558 7502) 1% 40% ± 3%
Clevo(1558 7481) 1% 43% ± 2%
Dell(1028 15CD) 1% 41% ± 1%
HP(103C 1630) 1% 37% ± 6%
Gigabyte(1458 C556) 1% 41% ± 1%
Dell(1028 053F) 1% 40% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 6540) 1% 40% ± 2%
Dell(1028 05AA) 1% 37% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3756) 1% 33% ± 10%
Clevo(1558 7700) 1% 36% ± 10%
Dell(1028 057B) 1% 37% ± 9%
Clevo(1558 0372) 0% 32% ± 12%
Acer(1025 107D) 0% 35% ± 10%
MSI(1462 112F) 0% 35% ± 3%
Clevo(1558 7104) 0% 41% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 0270) 0% 42% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 6781) 0% 42% ± 1%
Dell(1028 153F) 0% 43% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2556) 0% 41% ± 0%
Dell(1028 02A2) 0% 27% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 0371) 0% 42% ± 0%
Acer(1025 107E) 0% 42% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 13D7) 0% 43% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0551) 0% 39% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 0870) 0% 51% ± 0%
MSI(1462 05AB) 0% 30% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 4756) 0% 42% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 7702) 0% 40% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0580) 0% 24% ± 0%
Dell(1028 05CD) 0% 40% ± 0%
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Gaming 31%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
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Workstation
Workstation 26%
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 Comments

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Poor

2 months ago.

Very good GPU considering its age. Capable of 1080p gaming at medium settings (or even high for competitive games like Overwatch) without issues.


Good

2 years ago.

I kinda have like the AMD drivers more, because they are cheaper and function almost the same


Excellent

13 months ago.

I've had a laptop with it for 5 years and only now do I really feel the need to replace it. For a mobile GPU it was REALLY GOOD. I've had barely any issues and performance was admirable.


Poor

11 months ago.

Kinda glitchy. Heats up a lot but with a powerful fan it holds up. After all this time it still is pretty powerful.


Poor

10 months ago.

It is not as powerful as it was back in 2014


Good

21 months ago.

i got one in my laptop and it is king


Poor

13 months ago.

userbenchmark has the big gaeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee


Average

2 years ago.

Out of date, even in mobile.


Good

19 months ago.

Definitely showing its age, but still capable at 1080p with medium settings


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