Supreme Commander (DirectX 9)
This real-time strategy game boasts an incredibly beautiful graphics engine that really stress our GPUs here as well as being one of the first games to be really multi-threaded as well.
This game is very CPU intensive but as you can clearly see the GPU does have an impact on playability. The 8600 GT is again well ahead of the competing options even though the frame rates are low with these quality settings. (Tests were run at the same levels as the 8600 GTS cards for easier comparison.) The EVGA 8600 GT has a 6-8% gain across the two resolutions on average.
it’s a shame that such a big
it’s a shame that such a big tech press as pcper can’t mesure gpu consumption apart from system consumption
Well, 10 years ago we didn’t
Well, 10 years ago we didn't have that equipment. You should try some of our reviews from this decade.