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Energy Efficient Computing with Intel - Benchmarks - Far Cry

With the big push for more energy efficient PCs these days, we see how Intel is going in this area with GIGABYTE's help.

| Editorials in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: May 23, 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.

 

 

In our last test we see that the Intel platform still manages to sneak ahead, especially at the lower resolution where the graphics card isn't so much the limiting factor.

 

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