Just like Left 4 Dead, Far Cry 2 sees a massive benefit with the overclocked CPU. Suddenly, the game is running smoothly at 1680x1050 with the Radeon HD 4650 and Radeon HD 3850. The Radeon HD 3850 even manages to give us good performance at 1920x1200.
When detail is raised to Medium quality levels, the Radeon HD 4650 cards take a notable hit, but the Radeon HD 3850 manages to keep performing well up to 1920x1200. Take a close look at the Radeon HD 3850's minimum frame rates. Even at 1920x1200, it's pulling almost 30 FPS during the slowdowns.