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Team Fortress 2 - Notebook and Desktop Benchmarks

A 10-year old strategy shooter Despite its advanced age, TF2 remains to be one of the most popular games on Steam. This is probably due to the fair free-to-play model and the moderate system requirements. The fast-paced 3D shooter is nevertheless quite a challenge, especially for cheap entry-level laptops and Windows tablets. More often than not, it is the processor and not the graphics card that leads to a jerky reproduction and unplayable frame rates. We tested the performance on various laptops, tablets, and desktops in the following benchmark check.
Klaus Hinum, 👁 Klaus Hinum, Katja Steyrleuthner (translated by Liala Stieglitz),

Technology

For the original German review, see here.

Team Fortress 2 uses the relatively old Source engine. Although the game was launched on the market in 2007, Valve still provides patches and updates for the shooter. It still finds a place among the Top 10 in Steam's most played games in 2017.

Benchmark

We used the time demo benchmark on openbenchmarking.org that is also used in the Phoronix Test Suite. The demo file called pts4.dem in version 1.2 displays an appealing game scene and is rendered in time demo mode. 3 short multiplayer rounds also prove that the performance in time demo is relevant for practice. The average frame rates recorded with Fraps were always comparable with the benchmark outcomes in all three rounds (tested on the 940MX in 1920x1080 Ultra, i.e. approx. 45 FPS.

As to settings, we tested the absolute minimum of 1280x720 pixels up to 4K, maximum details and 8x SMAA. This is not a great challenge for modern gaming graphics cards due to the advanced age of TF2. The selected "high" shadows are no longer available on all test systems. We had to use "medium" on the integrated Intel GPUs (e.g. HD 530) and Radeon Pro 555.

Results

Players crave for high frame rates in fast-paced multiplayer 3D shooters. Thus, we recommend at least 50 FPS for Team Fortress 2. An entry-level graphics card in a laptop, such as the GeForce GTX 1050, is already enough for UHD/4K and maximum details.

Team Fortress 2
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti (Desktop), 4790K
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Founders Edition
166 (137min) fps ∼100%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti (Desktop), R7 1800X
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti FE Asus Prime B350-PLUS
134 (122min) fps ∼81%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (Desktop), 4790K
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Founders Edition
161 (138min) fps ∼97%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q, i7-7700HQ
Asus Zephyrus GX501
125 (107min) fps ∼75%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (Desktop), 4790K
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Founders Edition
152 (128min) fps ∼92%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti, 4790K
Asus Strix GTX 980 Ti Desktop PC
151 (128min) fps ∼91%
AMD Radeon RX 480 (Desktop), 4790K
AMD Radeon RX 480 8 GB Reference
114 (98min) fps ∼69%
AMD Radeon R9 290X, 4790K
Sapphire Radeon R9 290X Tri-X OC
124 (106min) fps ∼75%
AMD Radeon R9 280X, 4790K
Asus Z97 Deluxe Desktop i7-4790K, R9 280X
92 (81min) fps ∼55%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile, i7-7700HQ
MSI GE72 7RE-046
74.4 (63min) fps ∼45%
AMD Radeon R7 370, 4790K
MSI Gaming R7 370 2GB
66 (58min) fps ∼40%
AMD Radeon Pro 555, i7-7700HQ
Apple MacBook Pro 15 2017 (2.8 GHz, 555)
75.6 (65min) fps ∼46%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, i7-7700HQ
Asus Strix GL753VD-GC045T
61.5 (54min) fps ∼37%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M, 6700HQ
MSI GE72 965M Ti
47.7 (41min) fps ∼29%
NVIDIA GeForce MX150, i7-7700HQ
MSI PL62 MX150 7700HQ
35.2 (32min) fps ∼21%
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M, 6700HQ
MSI PE60 2QD
34.1 (30min) fps ∼21%
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX, 6700HQ
MSI CX72 6QD
13.3 (12min) fps ∼8%

Slower models can be selected for Full HD. The Radeon M280X or 940MX with a DDR3 video memory is the bottom limit here. It is pleasing that Team Fortress 2 can also be played smoothly on slower graphics cards. However, the processor should not be too weak in order to prevent stutters. The integrated Intel HD Graphics or the Radeon R7 integrated in Kaveri APUs was even enough for high details without antialiasing in the test. However, it was very close to the limits with Intel's passively cooled processors.

Team Fortress 2
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NVIDIA GeForce 940MX, 6700HQ
MSI CX72 6QD
87 (74min) fps ∼53%
NVIDIA GeForce 920M, 2970M
MSI CX61 2QC 2970M MS-16GD
55 (47min) fps ∼33%
AMD Radeon R7 M440, A12-9700P
Acer Aspire E15 E5-553G-15FM
45.2 (39min) fps ∼27%
AMD Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge), A12-9700P
Acer Aspire E15 E5-553G-15FM
34 (30min) fps ∼21%
Intel HD Graphics 515, 6Y30
Cube i9
24 (20min) fps ∼15%

The Core Y series was still enough for a smooth gameplay in minimum settings. The GPUs integrated into the Apollo Lake and Cherry Trail/Braswell CPUs did not achieve playable frame rates. However, this could be due to the processors' slower cores. The actually weaker Intel HD Graphics 4000 in a still fast quad-core accomplished a smooth 48 FPS in minimum settings. The HD Graphics 4000 also defeated the actually much faster GeForce GT 640M/720M due to the slower dual-core processor.

Team Fortress 2
    1280x720 lowest AF:Bilinear
Intel HD Graphics 4000, 3720QM
Asus N56VM
68 (63min) fps ∼40%
NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M, 2637M
Acer Aspire M3-581TG
59.3 (52min) fps ∼35%
Intel HD Graphics 3000, 2637M
Acer Aspire M3-581TG
48.4 (40min) fps ∼28%
Intel HD Graphics 515, 6Y30
Cube i9
48 (42min) fps ∼28%
Intel HD Graphics (Cherry Trail), Z8300
Chuwi Vi8 Plus (CWI519)
21.4 (18min) fps ∼13%
Intel HD Graphics 500, Celeron N3350
Jumper EZbook 3
21.2 (19min) fps ∼12%
Intel HD Graphics 405 (Braswell), Z8750
Teclast Tbook 16 Power
19.6 (18min) fps ∼11%

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125n3
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q
136
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120
118
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NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
134.3
127.9
121.5
120.1
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q
128.4
126.3
122
120.8
Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655
128
125
113
57.8
34.4
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q
129.8
123.6
115.7
112.6
65.2
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile
127.2
120.2
109.6
108.1
AMD Radeon RX 580 (Laptop)
108
105
102
101
NVIDIA GeForce 930MX
105
100
75
41
NVIDIA GeForce MX130
105.7
99.5
85.5
60.5
Intel HD Graphics 630
99
96
29.5
8.2
Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640
99
48
31.8
NVIDIA GeForce MX110
105.1
97.4
72.5
51
NVIDIA GeForce MX150
101
94
80.3
90.05n2
35.2
Intel HD Graphics 5600
103
94
42
15.4
AMD Radeon RX 560X (Laptop)
95.3
93.8
84.1
80.5
Intel UHD Graphics 630
113
92.5n2
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Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 (Ice Lake 64 EU)
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96
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89
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AMD Radeon 520
95
87.3
38.3
19.6
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile
92
85
77
75
AMD Radeon 530
90
85
39
Intel Iris Plus Graphics G4 (Ice Lake 48 EU)
92.5
84.3
57.9
30.1
Intel HD Graphics 530
90
82
38.4
19.8
NVIDIA GeForce 920MX
86
81
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54
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
84.65n2
80n2
71n3
45.1n3
13.3
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
86
78
40
15.9
NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M
79.6
76.3
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24
AMD Radeon RX Vega 5
74.7
71.1
55.6
43.9
Intel HD Graphics 620
76.7
71
40
18
NVIDIA GeForce 930M
76.2
70
61
Intel UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU)
75.6
67.1
44.8
24.2
Intel HD Graphics 4600
70
65.3
30
Intel HD Graphics 5500
68
63
36.4
14
AMD Radeon RX 540
65.5
63
60
54
AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
66.65n2
62.35n2
49.9n2
38.65n2
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77
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40.5
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75
60.3
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AMD Radeon R9 M375
62
58.4
54.8
34.4
AMD Radeon 540X
59.5
56.3
48.2
42.9
Intel HD Graphics 610
57.7
55.8
AMD Radeon HD 7660G
47.4
49.3
40
32
Intel HD Graphics 520
51
48
Intel UHD Graphics 615
51.8
45.6
29
AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
49.1
43.8
41.4
37.4
AMD Radeon RX Vega 10
49.3
43.5
27.8
AMD Radeon R7 M440
48.4
42.9
45.2
33.8
11.5
Intel HD Graphics 4400
45
40
AMD Radeon R5 (Bristol Ridge)
38.5
38.3
31.1
21.9
Intel UHD Graphics 605
39.7n2
35.5n2
17.7n2
Intel HD Graphics 515
45n2
33n2
19n2
AMD Radeon R5 (Stoney Ridge)
35.2
32.8
Intel UHD Graphics 600
35.3
28.7
Intel HD Graphics (Haswell)
62
28.6
Intel HD Graphics 505
28
25.2
Intel HD Graphics (Bay Trail)
26.7
23.4
AMD Radeon R4 (Stoney Ridge)
23
22.6
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23
22
AMD Radeon R2 (Stoney Ridge)
19.7
18.5
Intel HD Graphics 500
19.7n2
17.2
Intel HD Graphics 400 (Braswell)
18.5
16
NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GT
NVIDIA GeForce 9100M G
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6150
AMD Radeon HD 7340
AMD Radeon HD 7310
AMD Radeon R7 M265
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3850
Intel Iris Plus Graphics 645
AMD Radeon HD 7690M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 550v
NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250M
AMD Radeon R7 M460
NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M SLI
NVIDIA GeForce 4 488 Go
AMD Radeon R9 M395X
VIA S3G UniChrome Pro
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Intel HD Graphics P630
NVIDIA GeForce 9400M GeForceBoost
AMD Radeon R9 M470X
AMD Radeon HD 6430M
AMD Radeon R5 M315
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675MX
NVIDIA Quadro T1000 Max-Q
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675M
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile
AMD Radeon R7 M260
AMD Radeon Pro 5300M
AMD Radeon R5 M335
NVIDIA Maxwell GPU Surface Book
AMD Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge)
46.2
34
ATI Mobility Radeon X1900
AMD Radeon RX Vega 7
AMD Radeon R3 (Mullins/Beema)
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ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3470 Hybrid X2
Intel HD Graphics (Cherry Trail)
21.4
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7700
NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M LE
Intel UHD Graphics G4 (Lakefield GT1 48 EU)
NVIDIA GeForce 9500M G
NVIDIA GeForce 945M
NVIDIA GeForce 820M
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7900 GTX
Qualcomm Adreno 680
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 500
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3400
AMD Radeon R7 M465
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6600
AMD Radeon HD 7590M
AMD Radeon RX 490M
ATI Mobility Radeon 7000 IGP
AMD Radeon HD 8310G
NVIDIA GeForce FX Go 5600 / 5650
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6800
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ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5770
NVIDIA GeForce 9650M GT
AMD Radeon RX 5500M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 540v
Intel HD Graphics (Braswell)
ATI Radeon Xpress 200M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 735M
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M
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47.7
ATI Radeon HD 4250
AMD Radeon HD 6850M
Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650
Intel Iris Graphics 550
NVIDIA GeForce 8800M GTS
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Intel UHD Graphics 610
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4530
AMD Radeon HD 7730M
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NVIDIA GeForce 7000M
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ATI Mobility Radeon M7
AMD Radeon HD 8770M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 565v
AMD Radeon Pro 560
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6200
AMD Radeon R6 (Mullins)
AMD Radeon HD 8650G
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4870
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M
AMD Radeon RX Vega 11
75.4
26.5
NVIDIA GeForce 610M
ATI Radeon Xpress X1270
Intel HD Graphics 405 (Braswell)
19.6
Intel UHD Graphics Xe G4 48EUs
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NVIDIA GeForce GT 445M
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7400
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 2400 XT
NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230M
AMD Radeon R9 M280X
46.8
NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M
78
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100
AMD Radeon HD 8400
36.7
NVIDIA GeForce 8400M G
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Max-Q
AMD Radeon Pro WX 3200
AMD Radeon HD 6770M
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6400
AMD Radeon HD 8850M
AMD Radeon HD 8590M
NVIDIA GeForce 9700M GT
NVIDIA GeForce 7190M
NVIDIA GeForce 2 Go (200 / 100)
NVIDIA GeForce 9800M GT
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NVIDIA GeForce 9800M GTX
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NVIDIA GeForce G 105M
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NVIDIA GeForce 840M
AMD Radeon HD 8450G
AMD Radeon 610
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5165
AMD Radeon HD 6370M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M
AMD Radeon HD 7620G
ATI Mobility Radeon X1400
NVIDIA GeForce GT 755M
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
AMD Radeon HD 6290
ATI Mobility Radeon X1700
NVIDIA GeForce GT 240M
NVIDIA GeForce 940M
44.6
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950
NVIDIA GeForce MX450
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NVIDIA GeForce GT 625M
AMD Radeon R9 M395
ATI Mobility 128 M3
AMD Radeon HD 7370M
ATI Mobility Radeon X1350
AMD Radeon HD 7490M
AMD Radeon R9 M470
NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M
59.3
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4350
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce GT 120M
NVIDIA GeForce G 103M
AMD Radeon R9 M290X
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-Q
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AMD Radeon HD 7970M
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NVIDIA GeForce 410M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 645M
AMD Radeon HD 6470M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M
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NVIDIA GeForce Go 7600 GT
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ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330
NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M
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VIA Castle Rock
ATI Mobility Radeon X1300
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6800 Ultra
Intel HD Graphics P530
Intel HD Graphics 2500
SIS Mirage 3+ 672MX
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3410
AMD Radeon HD 7950M
AMD Radeon HD 6380G
AMD Radeon R5 M420
NVIDIA GeForce 8200M G
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NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M
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AMD Radeon HD 8250
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AMD Radeon R7 M370
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile
117
111
61.5
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4830
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NVIDIA GeForce GT 620M
NVIDIA GeForce G210M
NVIDIA GeForce 9650M GS
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NVIDIA GeForce 320M
AMD Radeon HD 8410G
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ATI Mobility Radeon X1450
NVIDIA GeForce GTS 350M
AMD Radeon Pro Vega 20
ATI Radeon IGP 340M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 2300
NVIDIA GeForce GT 320M
AMD Radeon Pro 555X
AMD Radeon HD 6570M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4650
AMD Radeon HD 6650M
AMD Radeon HD 6490M
AMD Radeon R9 M265X
AMD Radeon HD 7670M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 520MX
AMD Radeon HD 6520G
AMD Radeon HD 8870M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile
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AMD Radeon HD 6320
AMD Radeon RX 5600M
AMD Radeon HD 7570M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 545v
AMD Radeon HD 7690M XT
AMD Radeon R2 (Mullins/Beema/Carrizo-L)
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 5200
AMD Radeon HD 8750M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M
AMD Radeon R5 M240
Intel UHD Graphics G7 (Lakefield GT2 64 EU)
AMD Radeon HD 8330
29
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5850
NVIDIA GeForce 9300M G
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5730
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 2400
AMD Radeon HD 7450M
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NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
Intel HD Graphics (Skylake)
AMD Radeon R9 M365X
AMD Radeon RX 570 (Laptop)
ATI Mobility Radeon M6
ATI Mobility Radeon X600
AMD Radeon HD 7750M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770M
AMD Radeon HD 6250
NVIDIA GeForce FX Go 5700
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5830
Apple M1 8-Core GPU
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M
NVIDIA GeForce 910M
NVIDIA GeForce 9800M GTS
NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
SIS Mirage 3 671MX
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560M
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AMD Radeon R9 M295X
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q
AMD Radeon HD 6750M
AMD Radeon R7 M260X
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile
Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EUs
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570M
Intel HD Graphics 4200
AMD Radeon R9 M370X
AMD Radeon HD 7470M
ATI Mobility Radeon X300
AMD Radeon HD 7430M
NVIDIA GeForce GTS 260M
AMD Radeon R5 M230
AMD Radeon R9 M270
NVIDIA GeForce 7150M
ATI Mobility Radeon X2500
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AMD Radeon HD 6870M
AMD Radeon HD 8690M
AMD Radeon R5 M320
AMD Radeon Pro 5500M
AMD Radeon HD 7610M
ATI Mobility Radeon X2300
ATI Radeon Xpress 1250
VIA S3G UniChrome Pro II
NVIDIA GeForce GT 325M
AMD Radeon 630
Intel HD Graphics (Sandy Bridge)
NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M
AMD Radeon 620
AMD Radeon HD 7500G
AMD Radeon HD 6550M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M
AMD Radeon HD 8570M
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4500M
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Silicon Motion SM502
ATI Mobility Radeon 9550
AMD Radeon HD 7510M
AMD Radeon R9 M385
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 530v
AMD Radeon RX 580X (Laptop)
NVIDIA GeForce 9500M GE
NVIDIA GeForce 9500M GS
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q
AMD Radeon Pro 460
NVIDIA GeForce 315M
AMD Radeon Pro WX 3100
NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M
AMD Radeon HD 7420G
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3470
ATI Mobility Radeon X1600
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M
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Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3650
NVIDIA GeForce GT 335M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M
AMD Radeon HD 8970M
AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
AMD Radeon HD 7550M
NVIDIA GeForce 4 440 Go
AMD Radeon HD 6330M
AMD Radeon HD 6530M
AMD Radeon R9 M485X
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M
SIS Mirage 2 M760
NVIDIA GeForce4 4200 Go
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7800
ATI Radeon HD 4270
AMD Radeon HD 7530M
AMD Radeon HD 7350M
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4700MHD
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7800 GTX
AMD Radeon HD 7770M
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NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT
NVIDIA GeForce GT 635M
AMD Radeon HD 8180
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 280M
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super Mobile
AMD Radeon R4 (Kaveri)
NVIDIA GeForce 9200M GS
Intel HD Graphics 5000
AMD Radeon HD 8730M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 435M
AMD Radeon R4 (Beema)
NVIDIA GeForce GT 745M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7900 GS
NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS
Qualcomm Adreno 685
AMD Radeon HD 8350G
AMD Radeon HD 8550M
AMD Radeon RX 5300M
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
105
74.4
Intel HD Graphics 3000
48.4
ATI Mobility Radeon 9000
ATI Mobility Radeon X700
AMD Radeon HD 7630M
Intel Iris Xe MAX Graphics
ATI Radeon IGP 320M
ATI Mobility Radeon 9700
ATI Mobility Radeon X1800XT
ATI Mobility Radeon 7500
VIA Chrome9HD
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 560v
NVIDIA GeForce MX250
ATI Mobility Radeon X800XT
NVIDIA GeForce GTS 150M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3870
NVIDIA GeForce 310M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5430
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3600
Intel Iris Graphics 540
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AMD Radeon R5 (Kaveri)
AMD Radeon Pro 450
Intel HD Graphics (Broadwell)
AMD Radeon RX Vega M GH
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile
104
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super Max-Q
AMD Radeon R9 M275
Qualcomm Adreno 630
NVIDIA GeForce 845M
NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GS
NVIDIA GeForce 825M
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
AMD Radeon HD 7850M
ATI Mobility Radeon 9200
ATI Mobility Radeon 9800
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670MX
AMD Radeon RX 470 (Laptop)
AMD Radeon Pro 5600M
Intel Extreme Graphics 2
AMD Radeon RX 550X (Laptop)
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NVIDIA GeForce 405M
NVIDIA GeForce 8700M GT
Intel HD Graphics 510
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5145
AMD Radeon HD 8240
AMD Radeon R7 (Carrizo)
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5450
AMD Radeon HD 6310
AMD Radeon HD 8210
13
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7300
ATI Radeon Xpress 1100
AMD Radeon R5 M430
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M
94.4
34.1
AMD Radeon HD 6970M
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 485M
AMD Radeon Pro 555
110
95n2
75.6
AMD Radeon R6 (Carrizo)
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NVIDIA GeForce MX330
AMD Radeon R9 M385X
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470M
AMD Radeon RX 460 (Laptop)
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3670
AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000)
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M
Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 80EUs
AMD Radeon HD 8610G
Intel HD Graphics 5300
AMD Radeon HD 7870M
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6100
ATI Mobility Radeon 9000 IGP
AMD Radeon HD 8830M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 775M
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6250
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680MX
AMD Radeon HD 6990M
AMD Radeon HD 7400G
AMD Radeon R7 (Kaveri)
32.2
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ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570
ATI Radeon Xpress X1250
VIA Chrome9 HC
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (Laptop)
AMD Radeon R7 M360
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4500MHD
NVIDIA GeForce 9400M (G) / ION (LE)
NVIDIA GeForce GTS 360M
AMD Radeon HD 8280
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480M
AMD Radeon R9 M390
AMD Radeon R5 M330
AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL / 870
Intel HD Graphics 4000
68
13.3
AMD Radeon RX 640
AMD Radeon RX 550 (Laptop)
AMD Radeon HD 8790M
NVIDIA GeForce 8800M GTX
NVIDIA GeForce 830M
AMD Radeon 625
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NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
AMD Radeon RX Vega 2
AMD Radeon HD 7640G
unknown
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7200
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M
AMD Radeon HD 8650M
AMD Radeon R7 M340
ATI Radeon HD 4100
AMD Radeon R9 M380
NVIDIA GeForce 305M
AMD Radeon RX Vega Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce 3 Go
NVIDIA GeForce 705M
NVIDIA GeForce G 205M
ATI Radeon HD 4225
AMD Radeon R7 M445
NVIDIA GeForce 9800M GS
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580
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AMD Radeon Pro 455
AMD Radeon RX 560 (Laptop)
NVIDIA GeForce GT 130M
NVIDIA GeForce GTS 160M
AMD Radeon HD 6480G
AMD Radeon HD 6730M
Intel HD Graphics 6000
64.2
37.4
AMD Radeon R7 M270
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7600
AMD Radeon HD 7650M
NVIDIA GeForce 9300M GS
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260M
NVIDIA GeForce G 102M
NVIDIA GeForce 9700M GTS
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4550
NVIDIA GeForce 710M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470
NVIDIA GeForce GT 420M
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
57.8
55
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NVIDIA GeForce 4 420 Go
NVIDIA GeForce G 107M
AMD Radeon R9 M390X
VIA S3 Graphics ProSavage8
ATI Mobility Radeon 9600
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 2700
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4860
ATI Radeon HD 4200
Intel Iris Pro Graphics P580
AMD Radeon HD 6350M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5750
NVIDIA GeForce GT 220M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3450
(-) * Smaller values are better. / n123 Number of benchmarks for this median value / * Approximate position

 

Legend
5Stutters – This game is very likely to stutter and have poor frame rates. Based on all known benchmarks using the specified graphical settings, average frame rates are expected to fall below 25fps
May Stutter – This graphics card has not been explicitly tested on this game. Based on interpolated information from surrounding graphics cards of similar performance levels, stutters and poor frame rates are expected.
30Fluent – Based on all known benchmarks using the specified graphical settings, this game should run at or above 25fps
40Fluent – Based on all known benchmarks using the specified graphical settings, this game should run at or above 35fps
60Fluent – Based on all known benchmarks using the specified graphical settings, this game should run at or above 58fps
May Run Fluently – This graphics card has not been explicitly tested on this game. Based on interpolated information from surrounding graphics cards of similar performance levels, fluent frame rates are expected.
?Uncertain – This graphics card experienced unexpected performance issues during testing for this game. A slower card may be able to achieve better and more consistent frame rates than this particular GPU running the same benchmark scene.
Uncertain – This graphics card has not been explicitly tested on this game and no reliable interpolation can be made based on the performances of surrounding cards of the same class or family.
The value in the fields displays the average frame rate of all values in the database. Move your cursor over the value to see individual results.

Test Systems

Device Graphics Card Processor Working Memory Operating System
Desktop-PC I MSI GeForce GTX 1080 (8 GB GDDR5X)
MSI GeForce GTX 1070 (8 GB GDDR5)
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 (6 GB GDDR5)
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 (4 GB GDDR5)
Intel Core i7-6700K 2 x 8 GB DDR4 Windows 10 64 Bit
Desktop-PC II Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti (11 GB GDDR5X)
Asus GeForce GTX 980 Ti (6 GB GDDR5)
XFX Radeon R9 Fury (4 GB HBM)
Sapphire Radeon R9 290X (4 GB GDDR5)
Sapphire Radeon R9 280X (3 GB GDDR5)
MSI Radeon R7 370 (2 GB GDDR5)
Intel Core i7-4790K 2 x 4 GB DDR3 Windows 10 64 Bit
Asus G752VS Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 (8 GB GDDR5) Intel Core i7-6820HK 4 x 16 GB DDR4 Windows 10 64 Bit
MSI GT62VR Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 (6 GB GDDR5) Intel Core i7-6820HK 4 x 8 GB DDR4 Windows 10 64 Bit
MSI GE72 Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (4 GB GDDR5) Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2 x 4 GB DDR4 Windows 10 64 Bit
Asus GL753VD Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 (4 GB GDDR5) Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2 x 8 GB DDR4 Windows 10 64 Bit
MSI GL62 Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 (2 GB GDDR5) Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2 x 4 GB DDR4 Windows 10 64 Bit
MSI GE72 Nvidia GeForce GTX 965M (2 GB GDDR5) Intel Core i7-6700HQ 1 x 8 GB DDR4 Windows 10 64 Bit
MSI PE60 Nvidia GeForce GTX 950M (2 GB GDDR5) Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2 x 4 GB DDR4 Windows 10 64 Bit
MSI GP62 Nvidia GeForce 940M (2 GB DDR3) Intel Core i7-5700HQ 1 x 8 GB DDR3 Windows 10 64 Bit
MSI CX61 Nvidia GeForce 920M (2 GB DDR3) Intel Celeron 2970M 1 x 8 GB DDR3 Windows 10 64 Bit
Asus N551ZU AMD Radeon R9 M280X (4 GB GDDR5) AMD FX-7600P 2 x 4 GB DDR3 Windows 10 64 Bit
4K Monitor Nvidia Driver AMD Driver Intel Driver
2 x Asus PB287Q, Philips 328P6VJEB ForceWare Crimson
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Klaus Hinum, 2017-08-15 (Update: 2020-05-19)
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Editor of the original article: Klaus Hinum - Founder, CTO - @klaushinum
I am one of the founders of Notebookcheck and primarily focus on articles on new technology like GPUs and CPUs. With a scientific background (Ph.D. in computer science) I try to put facts before emotions in my articles. Since 2005 I am now writing and working for Notebookcheck.