Originally posted by StealthHawk
Um, no. Using in-game benchmarks the 5900 wins against the 9800. Once again I ask, how do you know they aren't cheating in the timedemo benchmarks as well? The answer is that you don't.
Judging by the capabilities (and lack there of) I don't think Nvidia would need to cheat in the current games. UT2003 is just standard shaders, Doom 3 is already optimised, No other game really taxes the FX hardware, As its using standard DX 8.1 shaders where the Nv30 doesn't really have issues