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Leadtek WinFast A400 TDH,
Leadtek WinFast A400 Ultra TDH
Based on NVIDIA GeForce 6800/6800 Ultra

July 1, 2004





CONTENTS

  1. Introduction
  2. Videocards' features
  3. Testbed configurations, test tools
  4. Test results: Serious Sam: The Second Encounter
  5. Test results: Return To Castle Wolfenstein
  6. Test results: Code Creatures DEMO
  7. Test results: Unreal Tournament 2003
  8. Test results: Unreal II: The Awakening
  9. Test results: RightMark 3D
  10. Test results: TRAOD
  11. Test results: FarCry
  12. Test results: Call Of Duty
  13. Test results: HALO: Combat Evolved
  14. Test results: Half-Life2(beta)
  15. Test results: Splinter Cell
  16. Test results: Painkiller
  17. Conclusions


Unreal II: The Awakening







The lightest mode (no AA or anisotropy): GeForce 6800 wins a very conclusive victory and 6800 Ultra has a slight advantage.

The heaviest mode (AA and anisotropy): 6800 is equal to 9800 XT but is still much better than 5950 Ultra. 6800 Ultra has a parity with its rival.

Total:

  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 Ultra vs. ATI RADEON X800 XT roughly, a parity
  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 vs. ATI RADEON 9800 XT: a slight advantage or a parity
  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 vs. NVIDIA GeForce FX 5950 Ultra: a victory.



RightMark 3D







Total:

  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 Ultra vs. ATI RADEON X800 XT: a victory
  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 vs. ATI RADEON 9800 XT: a victory
  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 vs. NVIDIA GeForce FX 5950 Ultra: a victory.



TR:AoD, Paris5_4 DEMO







Total:

  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 Ultra vs. ATI RADEON X800 XT: a total loss
  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 vs. ATI RADEON 9800 XT: vice versa, a total victory
  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 vs. NVIDIA GeForce FX 5950 Ultra: a threefold advantage due to an excellent correction of mistakes concerning shaders 2.0.



FarCry, demo01







The lightest mode (no AA or anisotropy) in the most popular of actual benchmarks: 6800 Ultra has an approximate parity with its rival, while 6800 loses to 9800XT though exceeding its predecessor.

The heaviest mode (AA and anisotropy): 6800 wins a magnificent victory and 6800 Ultra has a slight advantage. Total:

  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 Ultra vs. ATI RADEON X800 XT: a slim advantage
  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 vs. ATI RADEON 9800 XT: difficult to say, each has both wins and losses
  • Leadtek GeForce 6800 vs. NVIDIA GeForce FX 5950 Ultra: a victory.



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Andrey Vorobiev (anvakams@ixbt.com)


01.07.2004


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