Average Bench: 3.46% (416th of 661)

Based on 248 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 0CA9 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250M

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GTS 250M averaged 96.5% 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) 4.78fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 3.47fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GTS 250M is just 1.24%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce GTS 250M performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 5.26fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 2.03fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 248 samples)
Min Avg Max
3.82 Lighting 4.78 5.2
2.67 Reflection 5.26 5.96
1.71 Parallax 2.03 2.2
3.87% 4.02 fps
Min Avg Max
4.6 MRender 5.4 5.95
3.3 Gravity 3.47 3.57
2.35 Splatting 2.85 3.09
3.03% 3.91 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Device(1642 3942) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.95
Lighting 4.8
Reflection 6.7
Parallax 2.2
4% 4.57 fps
MRender 4.9
Gravity 4.5
Splatting 2.4
4% 3.93 fps
Toshiba(1179 FF50) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 314.22
Lighting 4.8
Reflection 2.8
Parallax 2.2
4% 3.27 fps
MRender 5.2
Gravity 3.5
Splatting 2.5
3% 3.73 fps
Toshiba(1179 FF50) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.74
Lighting 4.7
Reflection 2.8
Parallax 2.2
4% 3.23 fps
MRender 5.3
Gravity 3.5
Splatting 2.4
3% 3.73 fps
MSI(1462 102F) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 4.7
Reflection 2.4
Parallax 2.2
4% 3.1 fps
MRender 5
Gravity 3.5
Splatting 2.5
3% 3.67 fps
Acer(1025 026B) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 4.7
Reflection 5.9
Parallax 2
4% 4.2 fps
MRender 4.8
Gravity 3.5
Splatting 2.4
3% 3.57 fps
MSI(1462 102F) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 2.1
Reflection 0.6
Parallax 1.1
2% 1.27 fps
MRender 2.3
Gravity 3.2
Splatting 2.2
2% 2.57 fps
MSI(1462 102F) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Lighting 1.6
Reflection 0.9
Parallax 0.6
1% 1.03 fps
MRender 1.3
Gravity 0.4
Splatting 0.6
0% 0.77 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Toshiba(1179 FF50) 50% 3% ± 0%
Acer(1025 026B) 22% 3% ± 0%
MSI(1462 102F) 21% 3% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0728) 2% 4% ± 0%
Acer(1025 019E) 2% 4% ± 0%
Device(1642 3942) 2% 4% ± 0%
Acer(1025 021E) 1% 4% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: Toshiba Qosmio X500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $149

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