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Z68 vs. X58 - Which Is The Better Gaming Platform? - Benchmarks - High Quality AA and AF

Two platforms enter, one platform leaves with the trophy. We throw two GTX 580s at our two setups here today and see which one is the better option.

| Editorials in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Aug 12, 2011 7:03 am

High Quality AA and AF

 

Our high quality tests let us separate the men from the boys and the ladies from the girls. If the cards weren't struggling before they will start to now.

 

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Cranking up the detail, we can see under Mafia II and Aliens vs. Predator performs almost identical to each other. Under Far Cry 2, though, we continue to see the Z68 platform come out ahead; no doubt due to the extra MHz on offer.

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