Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop


Forgot your password?
Take advantage of Black Friday with 15% off sitewide with coupon code "BLACKFRIDAY" on Slashdot Deals (some exclusions apply)". ×

Submission + - A deeper look at high-end graphics performance (

crookedvulture writes: Although Slashdot has already covered the launch of AMD's Radeon HD 7970 graphics card, those early reviews relied on frames-per-second figures that can mask stuttering and other interruptions to smooth gameplay. To get a sense of what it's really like to play games on a given card, one must take a deeper look at frame times. The Tech Report does just that in this review of the Radeon HD 7970, which offers new insight into how contemporary high-end graphics cards really compare when playing the latest games. The 7970 still reigns supreme, but its victory isn't always as triumphant as mere FPS averages would have you believe.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

A deeper look at high-end graphics performance

Comments Filter:

Unix is the worst operating system; except for all others. -- Berry Kercheval