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GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 285 2GB OC Graphics Card - Benchmarks - Left 4 Dead

GIGABYTE ramps up the amount of memory and the core clock on this GTX 285. Let's see if these boosts do it any real favours.

| NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jul 31, 2009 5:46 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: GIGABYTE

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.

 

GIGABYTE GTX 285 2GB OC Graphics Card

 

Across the board we can see that the GIGABYTE offering is putting out higher numbers.

 

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