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Overclocking NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 275 - Benchmarks - Left 4 Dead

With the HD 4890's overclocking characteristics looked at, it was time to see how the GTX 275 goes in this dept. - Does it offer potential?

| NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 8, 2009 4:18 pm

Left 4 Dead

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

 

Timedemo or Level Used: Custom Timedemo

 

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

 

Product Homepage: http://www.l4d.com/

 

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Left 4 Dead uses the latest version of Valve's Source engine, with improvements such as multi-core processor support and physics-based animation to more realistically portray hair and clothing, and to improve physics interaction with enemies when shot or shoved in different body parts. Animation was also improved to allow characters to lean realistically when moving in curved paths.

 

Rendering and artificial intelligence were scaled up to allow for greater number of enemies who can navigate the world in better ways, such as climbing, jumping or breaking obstacles. Lighting has been enhanced with new self-shadowing normal mapping and advanced shadow rendering that is important to convey information about the environment and player actions.

 

Overclocking NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 275

 

Like we've seen all along, we have some good gains here thanks to the extra MHz on offer.

 

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