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Sapphire Radeon HD 3850 Ultimate Edition - Benchmarks - Half Life 2 (Episode One HDR)

By: Shawn Baker | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 2, 2008 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: Sapphire

Half Life 2 (Episode One HDR)


Version and / or Patch Used: Latest from Steam


Timedemo or Level Used: Custom Timedemo


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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 Episode One 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 Episode One 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.



We continue to see that the overclocked offering is faster, but not significantly. Considering you have a completely silent card here the performance is pretty much up there.


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