Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0 Retail
Timedemo or Level Used: Mars City Underground (custom timedemo)
Developer Homepage: http://www.idsoftware.com
Product Homepage: http://www.doom3.com
Doom 3 is the latest game to hit our test lab and is one of the most intensive games to dates. With our own custom time demo we are able to give a realistic rating on what kind of FPS you will be achieving.
For more information on benchmarking Doom 3 we recommend you check out our extensive article regarding it here.
The trend is staying the same between the 9800 PE and the 9800 XT which really show the cheaper cards how it is done in Doom 3. If you are buying the 9800 PE to play Doom 3, it's going to be sluggish in the High Quality mode which we used for testing.