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Metro Exodus is Uglier on PS5, but It Runs Better Than the XSX Version

Paul Musiolik, 19 June 2021, 17:31

Comparison of Metro Exodus graphics on the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S shows the advantage of Microsoft's console in terms of image quality. The game on Sony's console runs smoother.

First Reviews GeForce RTX 3070 Ti - a Worthy Rival to Radeon RX 6800

Bart Woldanski, 09 June 2021, 16:38

Nvidia officially unveiled two new GPUs on June 1: the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti and RTX 3070 Ti. Reviews of the former are known, so it's time for benchmarks of the latter. How does the GeForce RTX 3070 Ti perform in games against, among others, the Radeon RX 6800?

First Reviews: GeForce RTX 3080 Ti - Expensive as Hell But With Divine Performance

Bart Woldanski, 02 June 2021, 17:35

The wait for the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti GPUs has dragged on forever. After months of rumors, Nvidia has finally announced the next top model of the Ampere family. Traditionally, independent benchmarks were published before the launch - how close to RTX 3090 does it perform?

Mass Effect Legendary Edition Benchmarks on PS4 and Xbox One

Bart Swiatek, 24 May 2021, 12:07

The editors of Digital Foundry have checked how 8th-genconsoles handle the Mass Effect: Legendary Edition collection. Some of the test results are quite surprising.

FPS Boost Tested in BF5, Titanfall 2 and Mirrors Edge

Bart Swiatek, 26 April 2021, 15:39

Editors at Digital Foundry have tested the Xbox Series X/S console's FPS Boost feature on six titles. The list included three installments of the Battlefield series, two Titanfalls, and Mirror's Edge Catalyst.

Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.2 Brings Improvements on PS4 Pro

Bart Swiatek, 06 April 2021, 13:45

Digital Foundry prepared a video devoted to the latest update for Cyberpunk 2077 - patch 1.2, which was supposed to eliminate most of the game's problems on last-gen platforms. Unfortunately, it looks like the devs still have a lot of work ahead of them, even though one console handles CD Projekt RED's title better than before.

Does RTX 3070 Need 16 GB VRAM? Russian Youtuber Tests Performance

Przemyslaw Dygas, 01 April 2021, 21:07

A Russian youtuber decided to check how the additional VRAM in GeForce RTX 3070 will affect the stability of games. His modified version of the GPU has as much 16 GB.

First Reviews: Rocket Lake-S - With Good Performance Comes Great Power Consumption

Bart Swiatek, 31 March 2021, 16:43

Benchmarks of the new desktop CPUs from Intel - the so-called Rocket Lake-S line - have appeared in the web. How does Intel's 11th-gen perform under fire?

Apple's M1 CPU Bested Intel Core i7-11700K in Benchmark

Jacob Blazewicz, 26 March 2021, 16:45

Some interesting CPU test results have appeared on Passmark's website. The Apple M1, known mostly from Mac laptops, won against the i7-11700K in single-core performance.

Epic Games Store May be Putting Excessive Strain on Laptop Batteries

Przemyslaw Dygas, 23 March 2021, 19:36

Epic Games Store is proving to have a negative impact on the batteries of laptops and tablets. Tests have shown that the app uses excessive amounts of power.

First Reviews: Radeon RX 6700 XT - Good, but Too Expensive

Bart Swiatek, 17 March 2021, 21:28

First reviews of the AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT GPU appeared in the web. How does the new proposal of the company compares with competitive systems? We invite you to familiarize yourself with a set of reviews.

DDR5 With Significant Performance Gains Compared to DDR4

Sodar, 17 March 2021, 15:01

Memory manufacturer Longsys published a benchmark of new DDR5 RAM chips. The results in data write and read speeds are much better than in the case of DDR4. Is there going to be a revolution in performance?

Intel Xe HPG GPU May Match RTX 3070

Evil96, 15 March 2021, 14:33

The Intel XE HPG has may compete with the GeForce RTX 3070, and the card is said to be 20 times faster than the Iris Pro 5200, indicating high performance, able to match Nvidia's card.

Core i7-11700K Performs Worse in Video Games Than Predecessor

Bart Swiatek, 08 March 2021, 14:50

Editors of AnandTech tested Intel's latest CPU, Core i7-11700K, which will debut on the market on March 30. It seems that in video games the processor performs worse than Intel's last year's CPU.

Digital Foundry Report on Horizon Zero Dawn PC

Paul Musiolik, 07 March 2021, 17:29

Digital Foundry decided to see how Horizon Zero Dawn fares on PC after the many patches that have come out since the game's release in August 2020.

First Reviews: GeForce RTX 3060 - Faster Than RTX 2060 Super

Bart Woldanski, 25 February 2021, 17:46

After almost three months since the release of the GeForce RTX 3060 Ti, the time has come for another Ampere GPU to enter the stage. The RTX 3060, as it is referred to, debuts on the market today. How does the performance of RTX 2060's successor compare in tests?

RTX 2080 Ti Up to 20% Slower After Cryptomining

Evil96, 25 February 2021, 16:04

After a year and a half of cryptomining, the GeForce RTX 2080 Ti can be up to 20% weaker than the new card. What are the reasons for the reduced performance?

Benchmark Shows GeForce RTX 3060 19% Faster Than RTX 2060

Evil96, 24 February 2021, 13:10

GeForce RTX 3060 was tested in the Ashes of the Singularity benchmark, where it outperformed the GeForce RTX 2060 by 19%. Is it a worthy successor to the previous generation?

The Medium has Optimization Issues

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 January 2021, 20:59

Launch of The Medium's is just around the corner, but we already receive information about problems with the game's optimization. According to DSoG, the Polish game is too much even for RTX 3080, which has problems with maintaining 60 fps in 1080P without ray tracing enabled.

RE Village Demo Runs in Native 4K and 60 FPS With Ray Tracing

Agnes Adamus, 22 January 2021, 22:00

Benchmarks of the Resident Evil 8 demo released today have surfaced online, showing that the PS5 enables us to play in native 4K with ray tracing enabled, while maintaining 60 fps most of the time.

Hitman 3 Prettiest on XSX; PS5 With Better Performance

Paul Musiolik, 21 January 2021, 22:36

Digital Foundry checked how Hitman 3 performs on PS5, Xbox Series X and Series S. IO Interactive's title runs in native 4K and 60fps on the XSX. The PS5 version only offers 1800p at the same frame rate.

Hitman 3 Offers Interactive Benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 20 January 2021, 14:19

The developers of Hitman 3 have decided to add an interactive benchmark to their title, enabling us to test our PC's performance on one of the maps.

GTX 970 in 2021 - Dinosaur GPU Battles RTX 3060 and RX 6800

Sodar, 11 January 2021, 18:19

Does a Geforce GTX 970 in 2021 make sense? A renowned youtuber has tested this by comparing the 2014 GPU in new and older games against fresh designs - RTX 3060, RTX 3080 and RX 6800.

Ryzen 7 5700G Benchmark; Rumors Mention Models Without X

Bart Swiatek, 11 January 2021, 18:01

A handful of reports on several AMD processors - Ryzen 7 5700G, Ryzen 9 5900 and Ryzen 7 5800 - appeared on the web.

Intel Core i9-11900K May be the New King of Single-thread Performance

Bart Swiatek, 04 January 2021, 20:17

Thanks to leaks from several sources, we learned some details about the performance of Intel's new processors - Core i9-11900K and Core i7-11700K.

Cyberpunk 2077 Tested on Various CPU

Bart Swiatek, 15 December 2020, 14:06

A video summarizing the performance of individual CPUs in CD Projekt RED's latest game has appeared on YouTube.

Will Intel Bounce Back to the Top with i9-11900K? Specs and Performance Leaks

Bart Woldanski, 14 December 2020, 19:36

In recent years, we exerienced Intel's dominantion in gaming, but with the release of AMD's Ryzen 5000 CPU, the leader's position has been challenged. Now, performance and specs of the upcoming Rocket Lake series CPUs leaked to the web.

First Reviews: AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT - Almost Like RTX 3090 and Cheaper

Bart Woldanski, 08 December 2020, 19:27

First reviews of AMD's top-shelf GPU Radeon RX 6900 XT, which was supposed to compete even with Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090, appeared on the web. Did it close the performance gap?

Intel Core i9-11900K Beats Ryzen 9 5950X in First Benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 07 December 2020, 12:33

Twitter published Intel Core i9-11900K's results in the Ashes of the Singularity benchmark. This is the first leak on the performance of Intel's new CPU. The unit has fared worse than Ryzen 9 5950X.

Windows 10 Runs Faster on Mac Than Microsoft's Own Surface Pro X

Bart Swiatek, 02 December 2020, 13:28

Geekbench 4 and Geekbench 5 benchmarks prove that the dedicated ARM version of Windows 10 works very well on a Mac equipped with an M1 processor developed by Apple. The hardware performs better than the Surface X Pro from Microsoft.

First Reviews: GeForce RTX 3060 Ti - More Than RTX 2080 Super for Price of RTX 2060 Super

Bart Woldanski, 01 December 2020, 20:47

Reviews of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti GPU have appeared online. This is the fourth chipset in the Ampere family to succeed the RTX 2060 Super. How does its performance compare to the RTX 2080 Super, which was supposed to be faster?

Microsoft Works on Improving Game Performance on XSX / S

Szarmancki, 27 November 2020, 19:20

Microsoft has advertised Xbox Series X as the most powerful console in the world, but it turns out that current it doesn't fulfill this promise. Benchmarks in some games are worse than on PlayStation 5 and the Redmond giant confirms this and points out that work has already begun on improving the performance of selected titles.

Leak Suggests GeForce RTX 3060 Ti is Only a Bit Slower Than RTX 3070

Bart Swiatek, 27 November 2020, 17:03

The latest leaks suggest that Nvidia's new GeForce RTX 3060 Ti will be about 10% slower than the RTX 3070, which means the GPU will also be a little faster than the RTX 2080 Super.

HDMI in PS5 Slower Than in Xbox Series X

Sodar, 20 November 2020, 19:55

Info has come to light that the HDMI connection in PlayStation 5 is not fully compliant with the 2.1 standard and has lower bandwidth than Xbox Series X. Is Sony offering a worse cable, or are the console or its software at fault?

First Reviews: Radeon RX 6800 and 6800 XT - AMD Throws Down the Gauntlet

Bart Swiatek, 18 November 2020, 22:08

Reviews of AMD's latest graphics chipsets, the Radeon RX 6800 and RX 6800 XT, have been released online. How do they compare to competing Nvidia GPUs?

Leak Reveals Ray-tracing Performance of Radeon RX 6800 XT

Bart Swiatek, 18 November 2020, 14:35

The leak published by the well-known website VideoCardz revealed the possible performance of the Radeon RX 6800 XT GPU in games with ray tracing.

Leak: RTX 3060 Ti Faster Than RTX 2080 Super

Bart Swiatek, 17 November 2020, 14:12

According to the latest leaks, the new GeForce RTX 3060 Ti will be several percent faster than last year's GeForce RTX 2080 Super. The card will most likely be also $300 cheaper.

RTX 3090 Won't be Enough to Run AC: Valhalla in 60 fps / 4K

Bart Swiatek, 09 November 2020, 11:05

Benchmarks conducted by the GameGPU channel suggest that to play Assassin's Creed: Valhalla on „Ultra” details, 4K resolution, and 60 fps, we will need a card more powerful than the GeForce RTX 3090.

Ryzen 5 5600X Demolishes Core i5-10600K in Cinebench 15

Bart Swiatek, 03 November 2020, 17:58

Several internet users have published leaks revealing AMD Ryzen 5 5600X CPU performance on Cinebench 15 and Cinebench 20 benchmarks. AMD's new six-core CPU does much better than the competition and has no trouble going up against an eight-core CPU.

AMD Boasts Radeon RX 6000 Performance

Bart Woldanski, 01 November 2020, 23:13

AMD has released more benchmarks of RX 6900 XT, RX 6800 XT and RX 6800 on its website. Additionally, screenshots from the benchmark of Shadow of the Tomb Raider, which show the capabilities of the weakest GPU when dealing with ray tracing.

First Reviews: GeForce RTX 3070

Bart Woldanski, 27 October 2020, 19:42

Today, first independent reviews of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Founders Edition GPU have been released online. Have the announcements suggesting GeForce RTX 2080 Ti-like performance been confirmed? Here's a summary of independed benchmarks.

Radeon RX 6800XT Faster Than GeForce RTX 3080 in 3DMark

Bart Woldanski, 23 October 2020, 19:05

Unofficial benchmarks of AMD Radeon RX 6800XT appeared on the web, which proved to be faster than the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 in 3DMark Firestrike Extreme and Time Spy Extreme benchmarks.

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Dethrones Intel Core i9-10900K

Bart Woldanski, 23 October 2020, 18:15

The AMD Ryzen 5 5600X (Zen 3) CPU has been included in the PassMark benchmark database, taking a spot ahead of Intel Core i9-10900K, the much more expensive performance king to date.

Unofficial RTX 3070 Benchmarks Confirm Performance Comparable to 2080 Ti

Bartlomiej Sagan, 22 October 2020, 17:00

The first benchmarks of Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3070 have emerged. They show that a much cheaper, performance equivalent of previous-gen flagship GPUs will soon appear on store shelves.

WoW Player Compares Performance of DX11 and DX12

Jacob Blazewicz, 21 October 2020, 20:38

Is DirectX 12 finally able to deal with World of Warcraft? This question was answered by Reddit user, who two years ago wasn't impressed with the performance of the latestst generation of DirectX libraries.

The Witcher 3 and More in 8K on RTX 3090

Paul Musiolik, 19 October 2020, 15:29

How does the GeForce RTX 3090 handle 8K games? One of the youtubers has tested several games on his machine, including The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.

Ryzen 5800X Claims Victory Over i9-10900K in Benchmark

Bartlomiej Sagan, 30 September 2020, 13:30

There are new reports on the web about upcoming the Zen 3-based AMD processors. We definitely have a performance increase, but will it be enough to take over Intel in gaming?

GeForce RTX 3090 Reviews Reveal High Performance for High Price

Bart Swiatek, 24 September 2020, 21:00

Today marks the launch of the GeForce RTX 3090, the most powerful representative of the Nvidia Ampere family. We will take a look at what experts think about Nvidia's current top product.

RTX 3090 is 15% Faster Than RTX 3080 but Few Will be Available

Bartlomiej Sagan, 24 September 2020, 12:55

Nvidia revealed the performance of the top-shelf model of the Ampere family, the GeForce RTX 3090, and informed of a relatively small number of cards to be available in stores on the day of release.

First Benchmarks of RTX 3090 in 8K

Paul Musiolik, 23 September 2020, 13:06

Tomorrow, GeForce RTX 3090 will be available for sale. Nvidia's chosen online creator have prepared videos showing how the card is performing in 8K resolution.