Average Bench: 0.77% (586th of 651)

Based on 935 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 9714 Model: ATI Radeon HD 4290

Terrible average bench

The ATI Radeon HD 4290 averaged 99.2% 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) 0.87fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 1.25fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the ATI Radeon HD 4290 is just 0.25%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the ATI Radeon HD 4290 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 0.48fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 0.33fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 935 samples)
Min Avg Max
0.7 Lighting 0.87 1.01
1.5 Reflection 1.9 2.19
0.3 Parallax 0.48 0.56
0.77% 1.09 fps
Min Avg Max
1 MRender 1.25 1.43
0.13 Gravity 0.33 0.4
1.39 Splatting 1.74 2
0.73% 1.11 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Asus(1043 8454) 368MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 0.97
Reflection 2.04
Parallax 0.47
1% 1.16 fps
MRender 1.48
Gravity 0.17
Splatting 2.13
1% 1.26 fps
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 624MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 0.8
Reflection 1.2
Parallax 0.4
1% 0.8 fps
MRender 1.4
Gravity 12.1
Splatting 1.6
1% 5.03 fps
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 624MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 0.87
Reflection 1.73
Parallax 0.5
1% 1.03 fps
MRender 1.19
Gravity 0.37
Splatting 1.65
1% 1.07 fps
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 624MB
Driver: atiu9p64.dll Ver. 8.723.0.0
Lighting 0.77
Reflection 1.85
Parallax 0.53
1% 1.05 fps
MRender 1.19
Gravity 0.37
Splatting 1.7
1% 1.08 fps
Asus(1043 8454) 368MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Lighting 0.77
Reflection 1.27
Parallax 0.47
1% 0.83 fps
MRender 1
Gravity 0.37
Splatting 1.26
1% 0.88 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Asus(1043 8454) 44% 1% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 23% 1% ± 0%
ASRock(1849 9714) 14% 1% ± 0%
MSI(1462 7642) 6% 1% ± 0%
Biostar(1565 0017) 6% 1% ± 0%
Biostar(1565 1705) 3% 1% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0000) 3% 1% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 2257) 1% 1% ± 0%
AMD(1002 9714) 0% 1% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA A170) 0% 1% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA A185) 0% 1% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 2258) 0% 1% ± 0%
Device(105B 0E35) 0% 1% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus M4A89GTD-PRO/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $600

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