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Galaxy GeForce GTX 260+ 896MB Razor Edition Video Card - Benchmarks - Darkest of Days

We have a look at the new Razor series from Galaxy. How does the older GTX 260+ cope on our new Windows 7 testbed?

| NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Nov 14, 2009 4:15 am
TweakTown Rating: 90%Manufacturer: Galaxy

Darkest of Days

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.4
Timedemo or Level Used: Built-in Test
Developer Homepage: http://www.phantomefx.com
Product Homepage: http://www.darkestofdays.com

 


 


Darkest of Days takes the player through time into historic battles in an effort to save key individuals from certain death. The battles range from Custer's Last Stand at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876 to fighting in Pompeii as ash and fire rain down from an erupting Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD. Other locations include the battles of Antietam and Tannenberg, and a German World War II P.O.W. camp. There are different missions in every time period and the game takes about 4 hours to complete.

 

The game features over twenty weapons, both from the original time period as well as those brought back from the future. In addition, there are artillery weapons from different time periods to assist in battle.

 

Note: With the PhysX set to Medium or High, Darkest of Days takes advantage of the NVIDIA PhysX abilities. For that reason we will test ATI cards at the Low preset, while NVIDIA based cards will be tested at Low and High.

 

PhysX set to High

 

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With PhysX running the GTX 260+ is put under a lot of pressure. With no minimum given we want to see an average of around 60 FPS and unfortunately we're not really anywhere near that.

 

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