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Sapphire Radeon X1950GT - Testing 256MB vs. 512MB memory - Benchmarks - Half Life 2 (Lost Coast)

Palit's 512MB X1950GT got a lashing last time - today Sapphire's 256MB version is here to see if things have improved!

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Mar 12, 2007 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 7.5%Manufacturer: Sapphire Technology

Half Life 2 (Lost Coast)

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Unpatched

 

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 Lost Coast 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 Lost Coast 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.

 

 

 

HL2 like we have seen throughout our other tests sees gains at both settings and across the board, the lowest resolution with no HDR continued to spit out a high result even after multiple reboots.

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