Far Cry 2
The results with 3D shooter Far Cry 2 are similar to what PCMark Vantage reported. On a fast Core i7, you’ll get 2.4% better game performance when using DDR3-1600 RAM. On a Core 2 Quad at high clock speeds, performance is up 5.3%. We found the biggest speed hike on the Phenom II X4 955, which takes advantage of the faster memory for a 6% performance increase.