Benchmarks

3DMark11 (Performance Preset)

3dm11 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

3DMark Vantage (Performance Preset)

3dmv ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

Alien vs Predator @ 1680×1050

avp 1680 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

Alien vs Predator @ 1920×1200

avp 1920 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

DIRT 2 @ 1680×1050

dirt2 1680 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

DIRT 2 @ 1920×1200

dirt2 1920 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

HAWX 2 @ 1680×1050

hawx2 1680 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

HAWX 2 @ 1920×1200

hawx2 1920 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

Lost Planet 2 @ 1680×1050

lp2 1680 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

Lost Planet 2 @ 1920×1200

lp2 1920 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

Crysis 2 @ 1680×1050

crysis2 1680 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

Crysis 2 @ 1920×1200

crysis2 1920 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

The Witcher 2 @ 1680×1050

witcher2 1680 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

The Witcher 2 @ 1920×1200

witcher2 1920 ASUS ENGTS450 DirectCU Silent Review

 

As we can see, the reduced clockspeeds and memory bandwidth in the ENGTS450 Silent has badly hurt its credentials, losing out to all the cards in our comparison and not offering playable framerates at normal resolutions. This is clearly not a card for serious gaming.