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ECS GeForce GT 240 512MB GDDR5 HDMI Video Card Review
|Manufacturer:||Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS)|
|Date:||Tue, Feb 02, 2010 - 12:00 AM|
|Written By:||Brian Wallace -|
Unigine 'Heaven' DX11
The 'Heaven' benchmark that uses the Unigine easily shows off the full potential of DirectX 11 graphics cards. It reveals the enchanting magic of floating islands with a tiny village hidden in the cloudy skies. With the interactive mode emerging, experience of exploring the intricate world is within reach. Through its advanced renderer, Unigine is one of the first to set precedence in showcasing the art assets with tessellation, bringing compelling visual finesse, utilizing the technology to the full extent and exhibiting the possibilities of enriching 3D gaming. The distinguishing feature of the benchmark is a hardware tessellation that is a scalable technology aimed for automatic subdivision of polygons into smaller and finer pieces so that developers can gain a more detailed look of their games almost free of charge in terms of performance. Thanks to this procedure, the elaboration of the rendered image finally approaches the boundary of veridical visual perception: the virtual reality transcends conjured by your hand.
For this benchmark VSync was turned off and we tested with 0x AA and 4x AF to check out system performance. We also ran the benchmark at 1920x1200 and 1280x1024 to see how the benchmark ran at some different monitor resolutions.
Benchmark Results: The ECS GeForce GT 240 is able to run the "Heaven" benchmark at a respectable 18fps at 1680x1050 in DirectX 10 mode.
Next Page - 3DMark Vantage
Page 1 - The ECS GeForce GT 240
Page 2 - ECS GeForce GT 240 Bundle
Page 3 - Test System
Page 4 - Batman Arkham Asylum
Page 5 - Resident Evil 5
Page 6 - Unigine 'Heaven' DX11
Page 7 - 3DMark Vantage
Page 8 - Stalker: Call of Pripyat
Page 9 - Colin McRae: Dirt 2
Page 10 - Temperature Testing
Page 11 - Overclocking & Power Consumption
Page 12 - Conclusion