MSI Z68A-GD80 Revision G3 Reviewccokeman - October 27, 2011
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Civilization V is a turn-based strategy game. The premise is to play as one of 18 civilizations and lead the civilization from the "dawn of man" up to the space age. This latest iteration of the Civilization series uses a new game engine and massive changes to the way the AI is used throughout the game. Civilization V is developed by Firaxis Games and is published by 2K games and was released for Windows in September of 2010. Testing will be done using actual game play with FPS measured by Fraps through a series of five turns,150 turns into the game.
- 8x MSAA
- Global Settings = High
- DirectX 11
Higher = Better
Performing in the middle of the rest of the boards at stock speeds, the Z68A-GD80 G3 jumps to the top of the scoring when overclocked. Even so, the difference between first and worst is a mere four FPS max.