DX10: Crysis Warhead
Crysis Warhead is an expansion pack based on the original Crysis video game. Crysis Warhead is based in the future, where an ancient alien spacecraft has been discovered beneath the Earth on an island east of the Philippines. Crysis Warhead uses a refined version of the CryENGINE2 graphics engine. Like Crysis, Warhead uses the Microsoft Direct3D 10 (DirectX-10) API for graphics rendering.
Benchmark Reviews uses the HOC Crysis Warhead benchmark tool to test and measure graphic performance using the Airfield 1 demo scene. This short test places a high amount of stress on a graphics card because of detailed terrain and textures, but also for the test settings used. Using the DirectX-10 test with Very High Quality settings, the Airfield 1 demo scene receives 4x anti-aliasing and 16x anisotropic filtering to create maximum graphic load and separate the products according to their performance.
Using the highest quality DirectX-10 settings with 4x AA and 16x AF, only the most powerful graphics cards are expected to perform well in our Crysis Warhead benchmark tests. DirectX-11 extensions are not supported in Crysis: Warhead, and SSAO is not an available option.
- Crysis Warhead v1.1 with HOC Benchmark
- Settings: Airfield Demo, Very High Quality, 4x AA, 16x AF
Crysis Warhead Benchmark Test Results
|Graphics Card||Radeon HD7970||GeForce GTX660Ti||GeForce GTX670||GeForce GTX680||Radeon HD6990||GeForce GTX690|
|GPU Cores||2048||1344||1344||1536||3072 Total||3072|
|Core Clock (MHz)||925||915||915||1006 (1187 OC)||830/880||915 (1053 OC)|
|Shader Clock (MHz)||N/A||980 Boost||980 Boost||Boost 1058 (1240 OC)||N/A||Boost 1020 (1215 OC)|
|Memory Clock (MHz)||1375||1502||1502||1502 (1600 OC)||1250||1502 (1601 OC)|
|Memory Amount||3072MB GDDR5||2048MB GDDR5||2048MB GDDR5||2048MB GDDR5||4096MB GDDR5||4096MB GDDR5|