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CrossFire Versus SLI Scaling: Does AMD's FX Actually Favor GeForce?
Apr 10, 2013 - in Reviews
We've heard it said before that AMD's GPUs are more platform-dependent than Nvidia's. So, what happens when you drop a Radeon and a GeForce into an FX-8350-based system? Does AMD's CPU get in the way of its GPU running as well as it possibly could?
Challenging FPS: Testing SLI And CrossFire Using Video Capture
Mar 27, 2013 - in Reviews
What if the performance data you used for deciding which graphics card to buy was flawed? We're taking a deeper look at some of the problems with benchmarking multi-GPU configs using conventional tools. Nvidia's new FCAT suite helps us collect more info.
Do Two GeForce GTX 680s Beat Three GeForce GTX 660 Tis In SLI?
Feb 17, 2013 - in Reviews
What a problem, right? You have the money for high-end graphics, but don't know whether to buy a couple of GeForce GTX 680s or a trio of GeForce GTX 660 Ti boards for three-way SLI. We run through a number of games and help you come to a conclusion.
FX Vs. Core i7: Exploring CPU Bottlenecks And AMD CrossFire
Jan 23, 2013 - in Reviews
AMD and Intel continue serving up increasingly faster CPUs. But graphics card performance is accelerating even faster. Is there still such a thing as processor-bound gaming? We take two Radeon HD 7970s, high-end desktop CPUs, and a few games to find out.