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AMD Phenom X4 B3 Stepping Analysed - Benchmarks - Far Cry

AMD's Phenom has recently undergone modifications to make it more competitive. Can it now hold a candle to Intel?

| AMD CPUs & APUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Apr 8, 2008 4:00 am

Far Cry

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.3

 

Timedemo or Level Used: Benchemall Default Demo(download here)

 

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

 

Product Homepage: http://www.farcrygame.com

 

Buy It Here

 

 

While Far Cry is now one of our older benchmarking games, it is still able to put pressure on most computers systems as it is able to utilize all parts of the system. Utilizing PS2.0 technology with the latest versions supporting Shader Model 3.0 with DX9c and offering an exceptional visual experience, there is no denying that even some of the faster graphics cards get a bit of a workout.

 

 

Far Cry may be old, but it still gives us a good idea on how the scaling of the CPU and memory works. Here we see AMD still behind Intel's Core 2 architecture.

 

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