AMD FX-8150 Black Edition 8-Core Processor vs Core i7-2600K Review
F1 2011 was tested at 1920×1080 with 8xAA, 16x anisotropic filtering and in game settings at their maximum level. DirectX 11 was enabled.
It seems that the AMD CPU outperforming the Intel equivalent is becoming a trend and in F1 2011 the gap in performance is the biggest yet. Our average framerates increases by 6fps with the minimum and maximum also increasing.
Here is an example of the image quality offered by our Sapphire card at the tested settings.
In recent months we have taken a look at a number of Z97 boards, including Gigabytes exceptional Z97X- Gaming G1 WIFI-BK and their more affordable, mainstream Z97X-Gaming 5. Of course when it comes to motherboards there are many needs and budgets which require solutions and so as with their...