Benchmarks: Battlefield Bad Company 2
For Battlefield Bad Company 2 we recorded two minutes of gameplay from the second level "Cold War". Again we found very little difference between the GeForce GTX 480 and Radeon HD 5870 graphics cards when measuring single GPU performance. The GeForce GTX 480 was ~3fps faster on average.
When adding a second graphics card the GeForce GTX 480 SLI setup was able to boost frame rates by 81%, versus a more moderate 56% performance gain with the Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire configuration. As a result the GeForce GTX 480 SLI setup allowed for 25% better performance in this game.