During last weekend's beta event, the GWOnline crew made some notes about the beta client's performance on their various machines. Here's a survey of the hardwares and rough performance numbers.
Note: This is beta. It is likely the client has not been optimized fully. This is presented for informational purpose only.
CPU GPU OS Screen Size FPS (Setting) Intel Core i7 X990 Nvidia GTX 460 Windows 7 Professional x64 20-45 (max) Intel Quad Core Q8300 Nvidia GTX 550 Windows 7 Home 1920x1080 10-55 (various) AMD Phenom II X4 970 Nvidia GTX 460 Windows XP Professional 1680x1050 16-55(max), 20-85(min) Intel Core2Duo E6400 Nvidia GTX 460 Windows XP Professional 1920x1080 12-22(max), 18-25(min) Intel Core2Duo E6400 Nvidia GTX 260 Windows XP Professional 1900x1004 (windowed) 2-10(max), 5-15(min) Intel Core i7 840QM ATI FirePro M7820 Windows 7 Enterprise x64 1900x1130 (windowed) 15-20 (max) AMD Turion Neo X2 L625 AMD Radeon HD 4330 Windows 7 Home Premium Graphical corruption AMD Athlon 64 3200+ ATI Radeon 9800 Pro Windows XP Professional Does not start Intel Core2Duo T7250 Intel 965 Express Windows XP Professional 640x480 0-3 (min) Intel Core i7
Nvidia GTX 275 Windows 7 Home 1900x1080 ~15-40
- Did not work with Wine out of the box.
- Speed of hard drive did not noticeably affect gameplay, but is noticeable for map display.