PowerColor R9 290X OC Reviewccokeman - November 4, 2013
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PowerColor R9 290X OC Testing:
Batman: Arkham City is the sequel to Batman: Arkham Asylum released in 2009. This action-adventure game based on DC Comics' Batman super hero was developed by Rocksteady Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Batman: Arkham City uses the Unreal 3 engine.
- DirectX 11
- 8x MSAA
- 16x AF
- Global settings = Very High
- PhysX = off
In Batman: Arkham City, we see the R9 290X OC under performing slightly at 1920x1080, but see how it shows its true colors as the pixel count rises. At 5760x1080 the R9 290X OC has a two FPS margin over the GTX Titan and 5.5 FPS margin over the GTX 780.
Looking at the percentile and frame time charts, the bottom line is that you get a great gaming experience in this game with just about every card in the comparison stack.