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The test run apply is stringent, harsh and really only suited for high-end DX 11 class graphics cards of 2011 and 2012.
Crysis 2; we apply everything. Image quality settings:
High Resolution Texture Pack
Ultra Quality settings
Level - Times Square (2 minute custom time demo)
Let's start at 1280x1024, again we see beautiful CPU scaling with the slowest processor being the Athlon X4 645, Compared to the Core i7 2600K there's a whopping 22 FPS difference, that's huge really -- especially for such a GPU intensive title.
Even at 1920x1200 we can see the effect of the processor, albeit from top to bottom the average FPS differential remains within a temptation of 4 FPS.
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