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Galaxy GeForce GTX 295 Single PCB Overclocked Graphics Card - Benchmarks - Left 4 Dead

Galaxy is the first company we've seen move to the single PCB GTX 295 design - but what else have they done, though?

| NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 10, 2009 3:19 am
TweakTown Rating: 89%Manufacturer: Galaxy

Left 4 Dead

 

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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.

 

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At all resolutions we can see a serious boost in performance for the GTX 295 OC from Galaxy when compared to the other video cards.

 

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