November 21, 2017
Archives  News  MacCentral Revisits Doom 3 Benchmarks  


Friday, March 18, 2005
 

Click to enlarge
MacCentral Revisits Doom 3 Benchmarks
2:29 PM | Conrad Quilty-Harper | Comment on this story

MacCentral has updated its benchmarks of DOOM 3 which started shipping for the Mac this week. MacCentral now has detailed tables for the performance of Doom 3 on multiple graphics cards at varying levels of detail. The cards that have been tested so far include: ATI's Radeon X800 XT Mac Edition, Radeon 9800 Pro Mac Special Edition and Radeon 9600XT cards as well as Apple's Nvidia 6800 Ultra card.

From the updated performance review:

For comparison's sake, we kept the configuration the same as many of the authoritative benchmarks we've seen on the PC side of the fence, which, for the most part, are the default settings on high-end graphics cards: Graphics settings set to High Quality, and all advanced settings turned on except for Vertical Sync and Full-Scene Anti-Aliasing (FSAA), where noted. Anisotropic filtering was kept to its default setting of 8x for most tests.
To get the full rundown on Doom 3 Mac performance, navigate your browser to the link below.

Mac Doom 3 Benchmarks Revisited
id Software
Aspyr Media
DOOM 3
Buy DOOM 3


Other Mac Games News for Friday, March 18, 2005

Will Wright Demonstrates Spore2:45 PM
IMG Feature: Close Combat Friday Returns2:30 PM
• MacCentral Revisits Doom 3 Benchmarks2:29 PM
Apple Offers WWDC 2005 Student Scholarship2:21 PM
Feral Updates Commandos 3 Demo2:18 PM
Tennis Titans Aces on OS X10:25 AM
World of Warcraft Hits 1.5 Million Subscribers10:25 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Friday, March 18, 2005 on one page

Mac Games News for Thursday, March 17, 2005

IMG Posts True Crime: Streets of LA Beginner's Guide1:03 PM
World of Warcraft Character Server Transfers10:00 AM
IMG Store: DOOM 3 In Stock7:55 AM
A Tale in the Desert Creator Interviewed7:54 AM
Ambrosia Releases GooBall7:54 AM
Mac TacOps 3.50 Download7:54 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Thursday, March 17, 2005 on one page


Recent Mac Games News

Wednesday, March 16, 2005
Tuesday, March 15, 2005
Monday, March 14, 2005
Friday, March 11, 2005
Thursday, March 10, 2005


Search for other Mac games news stories or browse our Mac Games News Archive.



Archives  News  MacCentral Revisits Doom 3 Benchmarks