Benchmark Results: In Sleeping Dogs, there is very little performance difference between the Intel Pentium G3258 and the Intel Core i7-4770K at 1920×1080, only .4 frames per second. The G3258 averaged 44.7 frames per second while the 4770K averaged 45.1 frames per second. At 1280×1024 the 4770K stood out a little more with an average of 68.7 frames per second versus the 65.2 frame per second average of the G3258. Once I overclocked the unlocked Pentium G3258 to 4.8GHz it was able to close the gap at 1280×1024 and had an average of 68.6 frames per second, only .1 FPS behind the 4770K.
Sleeping Dogs Medium Image Quality Settings
Benchmark Results: Once again the Intel Core i7-4770K runs away with the lead once I drop the image quality down a few notches. The Pentium G3258 was able to average 99.9 frames per second which is still more than playable, but was beat by the Intel Core i7-4770K by ~43% with an average of 142.7 frames per second. Overclocking the Pentium G3258 had a hue impact on the performance at 1920×1080 and brought the performance to just shy of the 4770K with an average of 136.0 frames per second.