XFX 9800 GTX Black Edition 512mb

Oblivion and Company of Heroes


Oblivion is a game that really taxed all of the cards at the time of its release. Well over a year on and the current generation of cards simply fly through it. However, with advanced HDR, excellent draw distances, detailed grass and scenery as well as fantastic water/magic effects it's a good game to gauge performance for those who love RPG's.
Oblivion again showed that the XFX Black Edition leads the single GPU field right out of our test cards with a nice boost in FPS average.
Company of Heroes

Company of Heroes is a WWII-based RTS game that has an enormous amount of world detail. I played a DirectX 10 patched version of the game that gives modern GPU's a bit of a workout.
Company of Heroes really showed a good increase for the XFX 9800 GTX Black Edition, I think perhaps due to being a more DX10-based game.
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12-05-2008, 13:27:03

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12-05-2008, 14:46:19

good review

and nice card

summet that the people with the money, and wanting performance must have then...Quote

12-05-2008, 14:58:37

And the people wanting to have overclocked, hand picked GPU's backed up by an excellent warranty and support packageQuote

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