Technology content trusted in North America and globally since 1999
7,705 Reviews & Articles | 57,137 News Posts

Ryzen 3 vs. Core i3 benched on GTX 1060/1070 & RX Vega

By: Anthony Garreffa | Editorials in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 26, 2017 5:20 pm

1440p @ Very High/Ultra Settings

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_102

 

 

Rise of the Tomb Raider is one of the best looking games on the market, a truly gorgeous game - and a wonder to benchmark. The team at Crystal Dynamics made a very scalable PC game that plays really well testing graphics cards. We've got DX11 and DX12 results in one here, showing the slight strengths of running DX12 mode.

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_50

 

 

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_101

 

Far Cry Primal is a game built on the impressive Dunia Engine 2 with wide open, beautiful environments. It might look stunning, but the performance is actually quite good - but most cards will be stressed at 1440p, and especially so at 4K and beyond.

 

You can buy Far Cry Primal at Amazon.

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_51

 

 

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_104

 

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is one of the most graphically intensive games we test, with Monolith using their own Lithtech engine to power the game. When cranked up to maximum detail, it will chew through your GPU and its VRAM like it's nothing.

 

You can buy Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor at Amazon.

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_52

 

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_107

 

Ubisoft's latest installment in the Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon series is Ghost Recon Wildlands, an open world tactical shooter with some of the best graphics on the market, with Ubisoft Paris using a modified version of the AnvilNext engine.

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_54

 

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_105

 

 

Metro: Last Light Redux comes from developer 4A Games, making the Redux version of Metro: Last Light the 'definitive' version of the game. Redux had a fresh coat of paint on the already impressive 4A Engine, and it really pushes our GPUs to their limits.

 

You can buy Metro: Last Light Redux at Amazon.

 

ryzen-vs-core-i3-benched-gtx-1070-1080-rx-vega_53

    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.

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!
loading