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MSI GeForce 9600GT 1GB OC Graphics Card - Benchmarks - Half Life 2 (Episode Two HDR) - XP

MSI has doubled the RAM on the 9600GT, giving us a grand total of 1GB. Let's see if the extra memory is a good move.

| NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: May 5, 2008 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 87%      Manufacturer: MSI

Half Life 2 (Episode Two HDR)

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest from Steam

 

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 Episode Two 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 Two 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 under XP that the 1GB offering doesn't offer any performance gains when compared to the overclocked 512MB offering.

 

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