Average Bench: 7.31% (268th of 639)

more Based on 18,347 user benchmarks.  Devices: 1002 9440, 1002 9442, 1002 944C, 1002 9460 Models: ATI Radeon HD 4800, ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series, ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v1.1), AMD Radeon HD 4800, ATI Radeon HD 4870

Terrible average bench

The ATI HD 4870 averaged 92.6% 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) 37.5fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 26.3fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the ATI HD 4870 is just 3.71%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the ATI HD 4870 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 28.1fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 29.4fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 18,347 samples)
Min Avg Max
29.3 Lighting 37.5 47.5
23.4 Reflection 28.1 34.7
22.1 Parallax 29.4 36.5
9.87% 31.7 fps
Min Avg Max
15.5 MRender 18.8 23.6
19.4 Gravity 26.3 33.8
26.6 Splatting 33.9 44.1
7.23% 26.3 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
XFX(1682 2445) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 41.6
Reflection 30.2
Parallax 31.8
11% 34.5 fps
MRender 20.3
Gravity 29.8
Splatting 38.4
8% 29.5 fps
PwrHis(1787 2267) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.7000
Lighting 41.8
Reflection 30.4
Parallax 32
11% 34.7 fps
MRender 20.8
Gravity 28.5
Splatting 39.3
8% 29.5 fps
Sapphire(174B E104) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.0
Lighting 29.3
Reflection 25.7
Parallax 21.4
8% 25.5 fps
MRender 15.4
Gravity 18.7
Splatting 24.2
5% 19.4 fps
Sapphire(174B E810) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 29.3
Reflection 22.9
Parallax 21.3
8% 24.5 fps
MRender 15.6
Gravity 17.8
Splatting 26.9
5% 20.1 fps
Sapphire(174B E104) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 29.2
Reflection 23.3
Parallax 21.3
8% 24.6 fps
MRender 15.5
Gravity 17.8
Splatting 26.7
5% 20 fps
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Based on statistics from 18,347 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Sapphire(174B E810) 11% 6% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0502) 9% 8% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E104) 9% 6% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E115) 5% 9% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21C0) 4% 7% ± 0%
Device(0000 0000) 4% 7% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B 0851) 4% 8% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2266) 3% 7% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2700) 3% 9% ± 1%
Dell(1028 0502) 3% 7% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2267) 3% 8% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2003) 3% 7% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2007) 2% 8% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E850) 2% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 026A) 2% 7% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E114) 2% 8% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21B4) 2% 7% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B 0502) 2% 7% ± 1%
Sapphire(174B E131) 2% 8% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 0801) 2% 8% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2441) 1% 8% ± 1%
XFX(1682 2470) 1% 7% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 3000) 1% 6% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1510) 1% 6% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1530) 1% 7% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E118) 1% 9% ± 0%
Asus(1043 031E) 1% 9% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2448) 1% 8% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0B04) 1% 7% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2282) 1% 10% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2281) 1% 9% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2445) 1% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 024E) 1% 7% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2009) 1% 7% ± 0%
XFX(1682 2702) 0% 8% ± 0%
MSI(1462 1740) 0% 8% ± 0%
PwrHis(1787 2273) 0% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 02B4) 0% 9% ± 0%
Asus(1043 025E) 0% 7% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21C7) 0% 7% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E111) 0% 6% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21B8) 0% 7% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21BC) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 031A) 0% 8% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0278) 0% 8% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 21EA) 0% 7% ± 0%
MSI(1462 8030) 0% 8% ± 1%
Asus(1043 030C) 0% 9% ± 0%
Device(1545 1002) 0% 7% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 21CB) 0% 10% ± 0%
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Motherboard: Asus P5Q-PRO

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