Benchmarks: Crysis, Crysis Warhead
When testing with Crysis we found the Asus Extreme NGTX285 TOP to be 11% faster than the standard GeForce GTX 280 at 1680x1050, while it was an impressive 22% faster at 2560x1600. At this extremely high resolution the Extreme NGTX285 TOP was 26% slower than the dual-GPU configurations.
The visual quality settings were increased when testing with Crysis Warhead and as a result we saw very little difference in performance between the Asus Extreme NGTX285 TOP and the standard GeForce GTX 280 graphics card. This time the Extreme NGTX285 TOP was not a great deal slower than the Radeon HD 4870 X2.