AMD FX-8150 Black Edition 8-Core Processor vs Core i7-2600K Review

9. 3DMark 1111. F1 2011


AMD FX Processor (AMD FX-8150 Black Edition) Review vs Intel Core i7-2600K

Deus Ex Human Revolution

Deus EX was tested at 1920×1080 with MLAA, 16x anisotropic filtering and in game settings at their maximum level. DirectX 11 was enabled.


Benchmark Results

GamingHeaven.com

In this test, like 3DMark 11, we see the FX-8150 offering better performance than the 2600K. Average framerates increase slightly with maximum fps rising by 7.

Here is an example of the image quality offered by our Sapphire card at the tested settings.

Leave a Reply

Related posts

BIOSTAR HI-FI Z97WE Motherboard Review

BIOSTAR HI-FI Z97WE Motherboard Review

On our test bench today is the Biostar Hi-Fi Z97WE which looks to deliver many of the features of the competition such as enhanced audio and M.2. support but at a more aggressive price point.

Intel Core i7-4790K (Devil’s Canyon) CPU Review featuring Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 5

Intel Core i7-4790K (Devil's Canyon) CPU Review featuring Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 5

Last month Intel launched their Z97 chipset, essentially an evolution of Z87, which in many cases brought new features such as SATA Express and M.2 compatibility to the mainstream desktop market. There was of course no new CPU at that time with the existing socket 1150 processors working without issue in the new boards. Since then though Intel launched (along with some lower spec models) the Core i7-4790K, a model which sits at the top of their mainstream platform. Today we see how it compares to various other models when installed on Gigabytes Z97X Gaming 5 and paired with PowerColors new dual core 290X Devil 13.

PowerColor Devil 13 Dual Core 290X (290X2) Graphics Card Performance Review

PowerColor Devil 13 Dual Core 290X (290X2) Graphics Card Performance Review

PowerColor offer their own branded version of the liquid cooled R9 295 X2… and now for those who want a similar level of framerate they have their air cooled dual core R9 290X with Devil 13 branding. Today we take a look at this R9 290X2 to see what Powercolor can do with their custom design card in a selection of games including Battlefield 4 and GRID Autosport at 4K resolution.