Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,793 Reviews & Articles | 46,922 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: AMD rumored to launch its dual-GPU next month, the Radeon R9 Fury X2

Sapphire Radeon X1900XT Graphics Card - Benchmarks - Quake III Arena

By: Mike Wright | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 12, 2006 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 9.0%Manufacturer: Sapphire Technology

Quake III Arena


Version and / or Patch Used: Default install


Timedemo or Level Used: Demo001


Developer Homepage:


Product Homepage:


Buy It Here



Quake III Arena is a real-world OpenGL benchmark that we have been using here at TweakTown for quite a while now because it has proven itself to be one of the best gaming benchmarks around to compare a wide range of different products. Quake III Arena is getting very old, but is still one of the best ways of testing video and PC systems for any instability and best performance hence the reason we are still using it today.



Some folks still enjoy seeing what can done with this oldie but goodie, so I am still including it in the test suite. I had thought that we had finally gotten to the limit of what a graphics board could do with this game engine, but it appears that I was mistaken. Both resolutions tested show a solid 12% increase in frames per second.


As a side note, all in game settings were at their absolute maximum during testing.

ATI RADEON X1900 XT, (512 MB) PCI Express Graphic Card


    PRICING: You can find products similar to this one for sale below.

    United States: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon's website.

    United Kingdom: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK's website.

    Canada: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada's website.

    We at TweakTown openly invite the companies who provide us with review samples / who are mentioned or discussed to express their opinion of our content. If any company representative wishes to respond, we will publish the response here.
Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases