Benchmarks & Comparisons With Half-Life 2
Running our Half-Life 2 timedemo at 1024x768 proved to be an easy challenge for all three cards tested, each of which topping triple-digit scores. At 1600x1200, the test became more taxing, returning to a more familiar performance pattern. The X850 Pro, running 105MHz faster core speed than the X800 Turbo, kept a 5-7 FPS lead over the X800. The X700 Pro maintained an average 25 FPS gap compared to the Sapphire X850 Pro.