For our review today we are using the ForceWare 326.80 and Catalyst 13.10 Beta Drivers. These drivers have the latest fixes and performance enhancements, although just as we finished the review Nvidia released their latest 327.23 driver. We didn’t have time to retest for this review, but we will look at the latest Nvidia driver in our next review.
We test against a handful of other AMD and Nvidia solutions today,
We are using one of our brand new test rigs supplied by PCSPECIALIST and built to our specifications. If you want to read more about this, or are interested in buying the same Kitguru Test Rig, check out our article with links on this page.
Windows 7 Enterprise 64 bit
Unigine Heaven Benchmark
Unigine Valley Benchmark
Total War: Rome 2
Metro Last Light
Alien V Predator
Splinter Cell Blacklist
All the latest BIOS updates and drivers are used during testing. We perform generally under real world conditions, meaning KitGuru tests games across five closely matched runs and then average out the results to get an accurate median figure. If we use scripted benchmarks, they are mentioned on the relevant page.