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HD 3870 in Crossfire vs. HD 3870 X2 - Benchmarks - Half Life 2 (Episode One HDR)

You've seen the HD 3870 X2 in action; but can't decide whether or not to run two HD 3870s instead? We set you straight.

| AMD CrossFire Articles in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 29, 2008 5:00 am

Half Life 2 (Episode One HDR)

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest from Steam

 

Timedemo or Level Used: Custom Timedemo

 

Developer Homepage: http://www.valvesoftware.com

 

Product Homepage: http://www.half-life2.com

 

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By taking the suspense, challenge and visceral charge of the original, and adding startling new realism, responsiveness and new HDR technology, Half-Life 2 Episode One opens the door to a world where the player's presence affects everything around him, from the physical environment to the behaviors even the emotions of both friends and enemies.

 

We benchmark Half Life 2 Episode One with our own custom timedemos as to avoid possible driver optimizations using the "record demo_name" command and loading the timedemo with the "timedemo demo_name" command - For a full list of the commands, click here.

 

 

The leads continue to be seen in our first real world benchmark, though we can see at the highest resolution only 2 FPS separates the two setups.

 

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