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PowerColor Radeon Red Devil RX 580 8GB Golden Sample Testing:
For Honor is an action-fighting game set during a medieval period with a unique fantasy twist. Players can play as a character from three different factions representing knights, samurai, and Vikings. Each faction has four classes for players to experience and decimate their foes. This is another of Ubisoft's titles and features the AnvilNext game engine.
- Extreme Preset
3DMark: The just-released version of Futuremark's popular 3DMark suite is designed to let a wider range of the user base make a comparative analysis of the gaming prowess of their systems from entry level PCs, to notebooks, and extreme gaming PCs.
- Default test settings
- Time Spy
- Fire Strike Ultra
VRMark is a new test designed to see if your system is truly VR capable and to what extent those capabilities are. Featureing the Orange Room Test that validates that the system is capable of delivering the needed FPS levels to view through an HTC Vive or Oculus Rift. The Blue Room test pushes the settings even higher with 5K textures so that you can see where the gaps are in your VR setup. Upcoming for 2017 is the Cyan Room test, a Direct X 12 VR Benchmark.
- Orange Test
- Blue Test
In For Honor, the difference in performance between the Red Devil RX 580 Golden Sample and the GTX 1060 is minimal at best when running at stock speeds. The only real measurable performance difference between the RX 580 and GTX 1060 occurs in the 1920 x 1080 overclocked testing. The 3DMark testing shows that, again, the results are pretty close between the PowerColor RX 580 and the GTX 1060 stock and overclocked. In the VRMark testing, the two cards are still close on the orange test, but the Red Devil RX 580 GS pulls ahead in the blue tests.