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[OC3D]Metro Exodus PC Performance Review - RTX On!

Introduction - 4A Games is Ready to Cook your PC!

The Metro series has long been known for its graphical prowess, especially on PC. Every iteration of the series has been able to push the hardware of their time to their limits, offering graphical features that are designed for graphics cards from a future era.

4A Games prides themselves on their game engine, 4A engine, which was built in-house by many of the minds that created S.T.A.L.K.E.R.'s infamous X-Ray engine. Today, the engine offers spectacular visuals on both PC and console hardware, showcasing an incredible level of scalability, particularly on PC.

Today, we will be talking about Metro Exodus, focusing on the game's graphics, performance and the many technical achievements which underpin 4A's latest game.

On the technical side we have DirectX 12 support, DXR (DirectX Raytracing) powered Global Illumination, Nvidia's AI-driven DLSS tech and a variety of graphical options that are sure to take even today's highest-end gaming PCs to their knees.
Game Test Rig
Intel i7 6850K @4.0 GHz
ASUS X99 Strix
Corsair Vengeance LP 4x8GB DDR4 3200MHz
Corsair HX1200i
Corsair H110i GT
Windows 10 x64 "October 2018 Update"

AMD Ryzen Game Test Rig
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X @ 4.0GHz
ASUS X370 Crosshair VI Hero
Corsair Vengeance LED 2x8GB DDR4 3200MHz
Corsair 460X System Chassis
Corsair RMi650
Corsair H115i
Nvidia GTX 1080 Founders Edition
Windows 10 x64 "October 2018 Update"

-Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti Founders Edition
- Nvidia RTX 2060 Founders Edition
-Nvidia GTX 1080 Founders Edition
- Nvidia GTX 1070 Founders Edition
- ASUS GTX 1060 Strix Gaming OC
-ASUS GTX 960 Strix

- AMD RX Vega 56
- AMD RX 580 Strix OC
- ASUS R9 380 Strix

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