Average Bench: 7.14% (305th of 665)

Based on 13,425 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) 9.79fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 7.81fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 is just 2.43%. 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) 11.1fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 3.73fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,425 samples)
Min Avg Max
7.5 Lighting 9.79 11.2
4.74 Reflection 11.1 14.5
2.8 Parallax 3.73 4.3
7.9% 8.2 fps
Min Avg Max
4.5 MRender 7.72 9.3
6.34 Gravity 7.81 8.6
2.9 Splatting 4.15 4.7
6.27% 6.56 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Gigabyte(1458 34CB) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.74
Lighting 11.3
Reflection 6.1
Parallax 4.2
9% 7.2 fps
MRender 9.3
Gravity 8.8
Splatting 4.8
7% 7.63 fps
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.74
Lighting 10.9
Reflection 12.6
Parallax 4.1
9% 9.2 fps
MRender 9.1
Gravity 8.6
Splatting 4.5
7% 7.4 fps
Gainward(10B0 0401) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 10.7
Reflection 2.6
Parallax 4.1
9% 5.8 fps
MRender 4.9
Gravity 8.5
Splatting 4.4
6% 5.93 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0592) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.74
Lighting 10.6
Reflection 12.3
Parallax 4.1
9% 9 fps
MRender 3.5
Gravity 8.5
Splatting 4.7
6% 5.57 fps
XFX(1682 2601) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.81
Lighting 9.8
Reflection 13.5
Parallax 2.6
8% 8.63 fps
MRender 9
Gravity 8.4
Splatting 4.5
7% 7.3 fps
Device(0000 0000) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 9.8
Reflection 11.5
Parallax 3.8
8% 8.37 fps
MRender 4.4
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 4.3
6% 5.43 fps
Gainward(10B0 0401) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 9.2
Reflection 12
Parallax 3.7
7% 8.3 fps
MRender 8.6
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 4.3
6% 6.67 fps
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Based on statistics from 13,425 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Device(0000 0000) 25% 7% ± 1%
MSI(1462 1543) 7% 8% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0401) 7% 7% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8305) 5% 8% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 2103) 5% 7% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2601) 4% 7% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0592) 4% 7% ± 1%
PNY(196E 0593) 3% 8% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 34C7) 3% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1158) 3% 8% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 34CB) 2% 8% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2605) 2% 7% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 34E7) 2% 7% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1542) 2% 8% ± 1%
Asus(1043 82FB) 2% 7% ± 1%
Asus(1043 830B) 1% 8% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0719) 1% 7% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2600) 1% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8345) 1% 7% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1145) 1% 6% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 7103) 1% 7% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0716) 1% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1150) 1% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1151) 1% 8% ± 0%
Device(7377 0000) 1% 7% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 0000) 1% 7% ± 0%
Sanyo(144D 8089) 1% 8% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1103) 1% 7% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1155) 1% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8339) 1% 7% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8332) 1% 7% ± 0%
Device(1B0A 9038) 1% 7% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B 9230) 1% 8% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 1140) 1% 6% ± 0%
Device(107D 2723) 1% 6% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8303) 1% 8% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 1A0A) 1% 7% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 34E9) 1% 7% ± 0%
MSI(1462 8090) 1% 6% ± 1%
BFG(19F1 0D76) 0% 8% ± 0%
PNY(196E 079E) 0% 8% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 925C) 0% 6% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 9251) 0% 8% ± 0%
BFG(19F1 119F) 0% 8% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 9241) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82EE) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82E6) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8364) 0% 7% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 058F) 0% 7% ± 0%
Asus(1043 82DF) 0% 8% ± 0%
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Gaming 4%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 4%
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 Comments

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Excellent

1 month 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

5 months ago.

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


Good

5 months ago.

to jest bardzo dobra kraciczka


Excellent

2 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

10 months ago.

Ran everything on my old computer for 7 years


Excellent

20 months 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.


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