Patriot 6GB DDR3 PC3-12800 1600MHz Viper Series Low Latency Kit
Ubisoft has developed a new engine specifically for Far Cry 2, called Dunia, meaning "world", "earth" or "living" in Parsi. The engine takes advantage of multi-core processors as well as multiple processors and supports DirectX 9 as well as DirectX 10. Running the Far Cry 2 benchmark tool the test was run 5 times with the highest and lowest scores being omitted and the average calculated from the remaining 3.
The results speak for themselves. Even with both the speed and timings set exactly the same, the Patriot Kit outperformed the Corsair consistently. While 3 FPS may not seem like a big deal, it is a huge leap considering the only component change was the DDR3.
Let's head over to the conclusion...