Review: Windows XP Pro x64 Edition
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4 benchmarking demo, a
somewhat aged DX8 game that is nevertheless extremely CPU-limited,
was run with texture compression and hardware shaders enabled
and sound disabled.
4 showed a consistent 1 frame rate drop at each of the tested
resolutions, suggesting that the WOW64 emulation layer was
causing a miniscule performance hit for this game.
On: Modern Air Combat
was tested using the first three minutes of the MiG-29 Intercept
demo. The in-game graphics were placed at a combination of
settings, with detail, scenes, and texture details at high,
water at low, heat blr off, and shadows at full to increase
the CPU workload.
On followed suit with Comanche 4, with the game's performance
on the new x64 edition of XP following right on the heels
of its 32-bit version.
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