Average Bench: 7.13% (307th of 667)

Based on 16,481 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 0615 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 averaged 92.8% 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) 9.8fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 7.77fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 is just 2.28%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 10.8fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 3.7fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,481 samples)
Min Avg Max
7.85 Lighting 9.8 11.2
4 Reflection 10.8 13.6
2.8 Parallax 3.7 4.3
7.93% 8.12 fps
Min Avg Max
4.4 MRender 7.7 9.3
6.6 Gravity 7.77 8.6
2.24 Splatting 4.11 4.7
6.23% 6.53 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
EVGA(3842 1151) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 19.8
Reflection 17.9
Parallax 8.6
16% 15.4 fps
MRender 13.3
Gravity 8.6
Splatting 4.2
8% 8.7 fps
XFX(1682 2601) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 11.3
Reflection 12.9
Parallax 4.1
9% 9.43 fps
MRender 9.1
Gravity 8.6
Splatting 4.6
7% 7.43 fps
Gainward(10B0 0401) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 10.9
Reflection 12.8
Parallax 4.1
9% 9.27 fps
MRender 9.1
Gravity 8.6
Splatting 4.6
7% 7.43 fps
Gigabyte(1458 34E7) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 9.7
Reflection 11.2
Parallax 3.7
8% 8.2 fps
MRender 8.2
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 4
6% 6.6 fps
Gigabyte(1458 34E7) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 9.7
Reflection 11.8
Parallax 3.6
8% 8.37 fps
MRender 8.4
Gravity 7.5
Splatting 5.3
6% 7.07 fps
Gainward(10B0 0401) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 341.95
Lighting 9.1
Reflection 11.5
Parallax 3.4
7% 8 fps
MRender 4.9
Gravity 7
Splatting 4.3
5% 5.4 fps
Gigabyte(1458 34E7) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.92
Lighting 2.4
Reflection 3.4
Parallax 1
2% 2.27 fps
MRender 1.2
Gravity 1
Splatting 1
1% 1.07 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,267,871 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 16,481 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Device(0000 0000) 27% 7% ± 1%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 9% 7% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 34C7) 5% 8% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 2103) 4% 7% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2601) 4% 8% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0592) 3% 8% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1543) 3% 8% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 34CB) 3% 8% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 34E7) 3% 7% ± 0%
PNY(196E 0593) 2% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8305) 2% 8% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1542) 2% 7% ± 1%
Asus(1043 82FB) 2% 8% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 0D76) 2% 8% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0719) 2% 7% ± 0%
Device(7377 0000) 2% 7% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2600) 2% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8303) 1% 8% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1158) 1% 7% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 34E9) 1% 7% ± 1%
Sanyo(144D 8089) 1% 8% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1145) 1% 6% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 7103) 1% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 830B) 1% 8% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2605) 1% 7% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8339) 1% 7% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82E6) 1% 8% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1103) 1% 7% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8345) 1% 6% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 1153) 1% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8338) 1% 7% ± 0%
MSI(1462 8090) 1% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8332) 1% 7% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 0000) 1% 7% ± 1%
Elitegroup(1019 1A0A) 0% 8% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0716) 0% 7% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 9252) 0% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1150) 0% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1151) 0% 8% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 069C) 0% 7% ± 2%
Device(1B0A 9038) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8364) 0% 7% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 5103) 0% 8% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 9230) 0% 6% ± 2%
BFG(19F1 0DBA) 0% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1140) 0% 7% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2604) 0% 7% ± 0%
Device(107D 2708) 0% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1178) 0% 9% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 925C) 0% 6% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 4%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

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 Comments

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Excellent

2 months ago.

I brought it for £7 on ebay and it performs better than a gt 730 , a great card for the money


Excellent

5 months ago.

Unbelievable frame rate when I tested it in Cinebench r15 for about 41 fps with my i5-4460 CPU. However it's too old to play games in 2020 since my GPU has only 512MB. Considering upgrade to GTX 1060 as well.


Excellent

9 months ago.

I had Zotac GeForce GTS 250 in past, and it was cool time!


Good

19 days ago.

to jest bardzo dobra kraciczka


Excellent

3 years ago.

Just upgraded to this from an SLI RTX 2080 Ti setup. Best decision of my life. Can easily run BFV on 4k ultra settings with Raytracing turned on with 300+ fps. Highly recommend.


Good

14 months ago.

Ran everything on my old computer for 7 years


Excellent

2 years ago.

I got it in 2010/2011 it was awesome for its time, My PC in my room still uses it, I play all games release 2015 properly but its mainly my media box alternative.


Good

4 months ago.

I don't know that if anyone still use this card, but did a job back at the time.


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