3DMark 11 is designed for testing DirectX 11 hardware running on Windows 7 and Windows Vista. The benchmark includes six all new benchmark tests that make extensive use of all the new features in DirectX 11 including tessellation, compute shaders and multi-threading. After running the tests 3DMark gives your system a score with larger numbers indicating better performance. Trusted by gamers worldwide to give accurate and unbiased results, 3DMark 11 is the best way to test DirectX 11 under game-like loads.
The AMD Radeon RX 480 GB outperforms the R9 390 Nitro and when overclocked to 1,375mhz actually manages to outperform the Fury X. At the Extreme settings however the card drops down the chart a little, falling in ahead of the R9 Nitro 380X. When manually overclocked it surpasses the Palit GTX970.