Gainward Rampage700 2048MB GS
7. Crysis Warhead Comparison
Let's see now how the Gainward Rampage700 2048MB GS performs compared to other graphics cards in the Crysis WarHead game.
While we expected to see a significantly better performance from the Gainward Rampage700 2048MB GS, the result showed that the Nvidia 260GTX and the HD4870 products are quite competitive and actually the dual-GPU Rampage 700 2048MB GS is faster only in the Enthusiast level, at 1280x1024.
At1680x1050, the Rampage 700 2048MB GS is faster that the rest after the Gamer level:
At 1920x1200 the Gainward Rampage700 2048MB GS is faster than the other two graphic cards:
We proceed with the DirectX10 rendering mode. At the 1280x1024, we are seeing a major drop in the performance of the Gainward Rampage700 2048MB GS, which is actually even slower than the HD4870 series:
Climbing to the 1680x1050, again we see the same behavior. It seems that the graphics drivers should be optimized for the Rampage 7000 2048MB GS in order to perform better than the single-GPU cards:
Finally, at the highest resolution of 1920x1200, the Gainward Rampage700 2048MB GS was faster as soon as we enabled the Gamer and Enthusiast Levels: