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Call of Duty: Black Ops II GPU & CPU Performance - PCSTATS.com Call of Duty: Black Ops II GPU & CPU Performance
Thu, Nov 22 2012 | 9:02AM | Filed under: Games| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

For Call of Duty fans, developer Treyarch just delivered an early Christmas present when they released Black Ops II this week. As the ninth game in the Call of Duty franchise and the sequel to the 2010 game Black Ops, we are hoping to see something meaningfully new from Black Ops II. But as usual, our main concern from a performance article perspective has to do with the game engine which has been slow to evolve over the years. The key changes to the game engine include a new technology called "reveal mapping" and HDR lighting. On paper the upgrade also calls for the move to the DirectX 11 API for the PC version of the game. This means PC gamers should enjoy better visuals when compared to those using console versions.

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