Well, NDA for new GTX480/470 GPUs from Nvidia is lifting now all over the world, and we are ready to spoil some details about PhysX computing capabilities of new GPUs.
Not bad, huh ? GTX 480 promises 2.5x performance gain over GTX 285 in PhysX calculations. To reinforce this statement, some benchmarking results vere revealed.
First one – for Raging Rapid Ride techno-demo, featuring complex water simulation (you can read our overview here).
Second one – for actual GPU PhysX enhanced Dark Void title, released in January.
In addition, GTX 480’s ability to simulate and render up to 1 000 000 particles in Supersonic Sled demo was mentioned.
That is all what we have for you today
Update: PhysX performance graphs from various GTX 480/GTX 470 reviews around the web:
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480 Video Card Review by NjnjaLane
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480 Fermi by techPowerUp
NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 480 and GTX 470 by AnandTech
GTX 480 Fermi reviewed, finally by Fudzilla
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480 Graphics Card Review by HardwareHeaven
GTX480/470 GPU Review by beareyes.com.cn
GTX480/470 GPU Review by pcpop.com
GTX 480 Test Part IV – PhysX and GPGPU by Extra Hardware