Average Bench: 18% (141st of 597)

more Based on 13,570 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1002 6738, 1002 6898 Models: AMD Radeon HD 6800, AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series, ASUS EAH6870, Radeon HD 6800, AMD Radeon HD 6870

Terrible average bench

The AMD HD 6870 averaged 81.9% 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) 65.2fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 46.5fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD HD 6870 is just 3.56%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD HD 6870 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 40.7fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 27.5fps
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 13,570 samples)
Min Avg Max
56.3 Lighting 65.2 70.4
37.7 Reflection 40.7 42.3
58.4 Parallax 63.2 69.3
19.9% 56.4 fps
Min Avg Max
26.1 MRender 27.5 29.5
44.1 Gravity 46.5 48.6
43.6 Splatting 45.6 47.8
16.8% 39.9 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
XFX(1682 3101) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.300.1025.1001
Lighting 69.7
Reflection 42
Parallax 68.6
21% 60.1 fps
MRender 28.8
Gravity 48.6
Splatting 48.2
18% 41.9 fps
PwrHis(1787 2305) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 68.5
Reflection 41
Parallax 69.9
21% 59.8 fps
MRender 27.7
Gravity 47
Splatting 46
17% 40.2 fps
Gigabyte(1458 21FA) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 68.4
Reflection 41
Parallax 63.9
21% 57.8 fps
MRender 27.7
Gravity 47.3
Splatting 46.7
17% 40.6 fps
XFX(1682 3103) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 68.6
Reflection 40.7
Parallax 63.2
21% 57.5 fps
MRender 28.7
Gravity 46.8
Splatting 45.8
17% 40.4 fps
Sapphire(174B E177) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 66
Reflection 39.7
Parallax 69
21% 58.2 fps
MRender 27
Gravity 46.8
Splatting 45.7
17% 39.8 fps
Sapphire(174B 174B) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Lighting 68.3
Reflection 40.1
Parallax 62.1
20% 56.8 fps
MRender 27.3
Gravity 46.7
Splatting 45.3
17% 39.8 fps
Sapphire(174B 174B) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 66.1
Reflection 38.2
Parallax 60.5
20% 54.9 fps
MRender 28.2
Gravity 45.6
Splatting 44.7
17% 39.5 fps
PwrHis(1787 2305) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Lighting 30
Reflection 33
Parallax 50.5
12% 37.8 fps
MRender 21.7
Gravity 38.4
Splatting 36.9
14% 32.3 fps
13,570 MORE »

 Game FPS Estimates

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,710,213 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 13,570 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B 174B) 25% 18% ± 2%
AMD(1002 00D0) 12% 18% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21FA) 9% 18% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3103) 9% 18% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B E177) 7% 18% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 2305) 6% 18% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3100) 6% 18% ± 2%
XFX(1682 3107) 5% 18% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E178) 3% 18% ± 2%
PwrHis(1787 2010) 3% 18% ± 3%
Asus(1043 03B0) 3% 18% ± 1%
Asus(1043 03C6) 2% 17% ± 4%
MSI(1462 2510) 2% 19% ± 1%
Asus(1043 03AE) 2% 19% ± 0%
XFX(1682 3108) 2% 18% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2450) 2% 18% ± 1%
XFX(1682 3101) 1% 19% ± 0%
XFX(1682 3104) 0% 19% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2511) 0% 19% ± 0%
Diamond(1092 6870) 0% 17% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 200F) 0% 18% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E150) 0% 17% ± 0%
Send price feedback
Typical HD 6870 Builds (Compare 9,368 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $242

Popular HD 6870 compatible motherboards:

How Fast Is Your GPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 2018 GPU Rankings.

We calculate effective 3D speed which estimates gaming performance for the top 12 games. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield value for money. Our figures are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. [GPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good (edit your comment) Add link

2 months ago.

great card to run multi-monitor setups for student that can handle light-medium gaming at 1080p. Bought used for 35 USD


Poor

13 days ago.

still working after 7 Years and I can play most titles in Full HD (lowest details of course)


Excellent

27 days ago.

bought it from release and is stil going strong in most titles


Poor

13 months ago.

Modest performance and very power hungry.


Your
opinion?
597 Graphics Cards (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different GPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $335Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $67
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $98
Intel Core i5-8600K $250Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback