Fallout 4 PC Benchmarks: Post-Apocalyptic Performance

What may be the biggest game of 2015 is finally here with the launch of Fallout 4 this week. Set in Boston 200 years after a nuclear war, Bethesda’s latest open world action-RPG is the Fallout series’ fifth major instalment and along with touting a list of new features, the developer has teased gamers with details… »11/14/15 6:12pm11/14/15 6:12pm

The Phantom Pain PC Benchmarks Are Relatively Painless

We’re always on the lookout for games that take advantage of the latest PC hardware and although our game performance reviews have included major series such as Battlefield, BioShock, Crysis and Far Cry, we haven’t tested any Metal Gear games despite the franchise’s age and the number of titles it encompasses. »9/05/15 12:00pm9/05/15 12:00pm

Batman: Arkham Knight PC Benchmarks, For What They're Worth

Although I didn’t spend much time playing Batman: Arkham Origins, I remember the game rather well after testing it on no less than 30 graphics cards and 20 CPUs. Arkham Origins appeared to take full advantage of Unreal Engine 3, it ran smoothly on affordable GPUs, though it’s worth remembering that Origins was… »6/27/15 1:00pm6/27/15 1:00pm

Battlefield 4 Benchmarked: Is Your PC Up To The Task?

With roots that stretch back more than a decade and enough fans to justify new content every year, Battlefield is among the handful of franchises that needs no introduction around here. Even if you hate EA's approach modern military madness, you can typically expect Battlefield's graphics to raise the bar. This year's… »10/31/13 7:14pm10/31/13 7:14pm

Benchmarking Fun with the GTX Titan, Nvidia's Most Advanced Video Card

Earlier this week I told you about Nvidia's GeForce GTX Titan, the $1,000 graphics card with supercomputer power, tons of tweakability and an astounding acoustic footprint which keeps it whisper-quiet under the heaviest of loads. What I couldn't tell you about were the benchmarks—those all-important numbers. »2/21/13 10:15am2/21/13 10:15am

3DMark 11 Tests Your Gaming PC’s Mettle (and Silicon, Too)

You think you've built yourself a burly PC that can withstand the intensive demands of today's most impressive games. But how sure are you? 3DMark can help you find out. Long the gold standard of PC benchmarking tools, 3D Mark's latest version charts performance along multiple vectors and can be customized for… »12/14/11 3:40pm12/14/11 3:40pm