Home / Tech News / Featured Tech News / AMD Radeon RX 480 8GB Review

AMD Radeon RX 480 8GB Review

Dirt Rally is developed by British video game developer Codemasters using the in house Ego engine. Development began with a small team of individuals following the release of their 2012 video game Dirt: Showdown. Codemasters have emphasised a desire to create a simulation with Dirt Rally. They started by prototyping a handling model and creating tracks based on map data. The game employs a different physics model from previous titles, rebuilt from the ground up.

dirt 4kdirt ultra setts

We test at Ultra HD 4k with 8x MSAA and the ultra image quality setting enabled.

dirt rally 4k

At Ultra HD 4k the results get interesting. The RX480 has been behind the GTX980 at 1080p and at 1440p, but the positions change. When overclocked the RX 480 averages 34 frames per second, around 8 behind the reference GTX980 ti.

Become a Patron!

Check Also

KitGuru Games: Resolution Doesn’t Matter (Anymore)

There once was a time when console generations were defined through the resolution by which the console could output at. One of the biggest selling points of the Xbox 360 and PS3 was the fact that these systems were capable of outputting games in HD. Yet, as consoles support higher and higher resolutions, we have seen developers focus less on offering games at such resolutions, instead using new rendering techniques to create what may be the start of the post-resolution gaming experience...