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Far Cry 2 is a 3D shooter. Its Dunia engine delivers compelling DirectX 10 visual effects, particularly when rendering fire, shadows, water, background vegetation, and streaming sunlight through dust, fog, rain, and so forth. We used the Very High graphics quality slider setting for our high-end tests.
The test sequence runs the Ranch Small benchmark, which shows numerous NPCs, a sweeping plain, burning grass, and thatch huts. At a resolution of 1920x1200 with AA turned on, graphics RAM becomes a very important factor in determining performance. We used AA settings as high as 8x.