GeForce 8800 GT Round-Up: Asus, EVGA, MSI

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Performance Comparisons with Company of Heroes


Company of Heroes

Relic Entertainment's World War II era real-time strategy game Company of Heroes was originally released as a DirectX 9 title for Windows.  But recent upates to the game have incorporated support for new DirectX 10 features that improve image quality and enhance the game's finer graphical details.  The game features a built-in performance test which which we used to attain the results below. Our Company of Heroes tests were run at resolutions of 1,280 x 1,024, 1,600 x 1,200 and 1920 x 1200 with 4X anti-aliasing and all of the game's image-quality related options set to their maximum values.

Unlike the Half Life 2: Episode 2 results on the previous page, this time around with Company of Heroes, the competition was able to pull ahead of the GeForce 8800 GT cards at a couple of resolutions.  Once again, however, the highest clocked GT - the Asus EN8800GT TOP - finished in the lead in relation to the other GTs, followed by EVGA, and then MSI.

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