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Call of Duty: Black Ops Laptop Benchmarks

Redaktion, 12/16/2010

In the following article we will present gaming benchmark of the newest Call of Duty: Black Ops 3D shooter on laptops.

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Benchmark

We use the full version of Call of Duty: Black Ops for Windows for our benchmarks and decided to benchmark the first mission in Cuba using Fraps to record the average framerate. We start in the bar as soon as the cigarette is lighted and stop after the car you drive crashes into the police car. As it is a gameplay level, the numbers may differ from run to run slightly.

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Notebookcheck Settings Class Resolution AA, AF Settings
Low 800x600 Low (all off)
Medium 1024x768 0xAA, 0xAF Texture Quality Medium, Shadows Yes, Bullet Impacts Yes, Number of Corpses Medium
High 1360x768 2xAA, 4xAF Texture Quality High, Shadows Yes, Bullet Impacts Yes, Number of Corpses large
Ultra 1920x1080 4xAA, 8xAF Texture Quality Extra, Shadows Yes, Bullet Impacts Yes, Number of Corpses large
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Pos      Model                                     Call of Duty: Black Ops
 Call of Duty: Black Ops (2010)
low
800x600
low (all off)
0xAF 0xAA
med.
1024x768
medium
0xAF 0xAA
high
1360x768
high
4xAF 2xAA
ultra
1920x1080
extra
8xAF 4xAA
 43NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590
86
 58NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580
77
 65AMD Radeon HD 7970M
164.6
126.3
117.7
105.9
 69NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570
76
 77NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580M SLI
159.2
131.4
125.6
102.652
 78AMD Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire
167.5
122
118.4
106.4
 80NVIDIA GeForce GTX 485M SLI
167
125.1
128.4
119
 81AMD Radeon HD 6970M Crossfire
167.2
123.7
123.3
102.652
 89NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti
80
 90AMD Radeon HD 6870
87
 91NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470
76
 94NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470M SLI
83.5
77.3
77.3
61.4
 100ATI Radeon HD 5850
72.9
64.1
62.5
61.4
 101NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675M
133
109.9
106
87.2
 102NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580M
147
114
111.3
83.152
 103AMD Radeon HD 6990M
131.4
91.9
99.52
79.054
 113NVIDIA GeForce GTX 485M
74.3
84.2
75.122
72.82
 114NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 768MB
73
 115AMD Radeon HD 6790
78
Pos      Model                                     Call of Duty: Black Ops
lowmed.highultra
 121NVIDIA Quadro 5010M
105
72.8
 124NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670M
155.1
119.3
112.73
79.33
 128AMD Radeon HD 6970M
76.7
67.3
65.3
68.22
 133NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570M
126.1
100.4
94.2
68.6
 137ATI Radeon HD 5770
65
 143NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M
87.1
84.3
81.7
63.9
 156NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470M
84.6
77.6
77.2
63.12
 167NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M
151.8
110.6
96.1
503
 173NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560M
123.4
100.1
87.72
643
 185NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450
62
 194ATI Radeon HD 4850
57
 199NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M
83.7
78.2
75.83
55.76
 213NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M
44
 244AMD Radeon HD 7690M XT
90
79
68
45
 245AMD FirePro M5950
75.7
63.2
43.8
 250AMD Radeon HD 6770M
95.2
632
54.42
32
 252NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
813
663
61.84
43.054
 253ATI Radeon HD 5670
44
 254ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5850
573
523
493
373
 257NVIDIA Quadro 2000M
86.7
75
71.7
41.7
Pos      Model                                     Call of Duty: Black Ops
lowmed.highultra
 261NVIDIA GeForce GT 445M
61.8
56.5
37.1
 263NVIDIA GeForce GT 240 GDDR5
34
 264*AMD Radeon HD 6755G2
29.1
25.2
 275AMD Radeon HD 6750M
76
57
32.52
 277NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M
95.2
66.22
52.72
28.052
 286*AMD Radeon HD 6740G2
38.3
26.8
 287*AMD Radeon HD 6730M
110.3
69.9
48.3
25.7
 291AMD Radeon HD 6570M
88
69
59
25
 296AMD Radeon HD 7670M
104.5
65.3
56.4
34.9
 297NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M
90.8
62.6
51.2
 322NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M
64.47
547
44.8510
285
 325AMD Radeon HD 6650M
81.9
48.752
36.752
24.5
 334AMD Radeon HD 7660G
37
26
 336*AMD Radeon HD 6680G2
46
31.7
25.2
 339ATI Radeon HD 5570
43
24
 340AMD Radeon HD 6550M
76.3
57.8
42.7
22.9
 344AMD Radeon HD 6630M
68.852
513
40.13
22
 350ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650
67.8
51.3
40.4
22.5
 357NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M
65.352
51.34
42.854
23.452
 358*AMD Radeon HD 6550D
39
23
Pos      Model                                     Call of Duty: Black Ops
lowmed.highultra
 360AMD Radeon HD 7610M
82.2
51.8
41.9
 374AMD Radeon HD 7550M
37
29
25
 392NVIDIA GeForce GT 420M
63.6
42.7
34.3
20.9
 409Intel HD Graphics 4000
52.254
35.054
21.254
16.23
 411AMD Radeon HD 6620G
54.4
39
33.7
 421*AMD Radeon HD 6520G + HD 7450M Dual Graphics
50.6
36.3
30.2
 423AMD Radeon HD 7500G
28
22
18
 427AMD Radeon HD 7470M
63.2
33.6
25
 428AMD Radeon HD 6490M
80
45
32
16
 432NVIDIA GeForce GT 520MX
62.6
40.6
 433AMD Radeon HD 7520G
35
23
 459AMD Radeon HD 7450M
52.8
36.5
30.1
 460NVIDIA GeForce 610M
63.5
40.3
30.4
 464AMD Radeon HD 6470M
703
423
293
163
 466NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M
64
38
30
16.8
 467AMD Radeon HD 7420G
31
23
 475NVIDIA GeForce 320M
41
28
7
 493AMD Radeon HD 6370M
32
24
19
 496AMD Radeon HD 6450M
31
26
21
 511Intel HD Graphics 3000
25.512
1811
137
63
Pos      Model                                     Call of Duty: Black Ops
lowmed.highultra
 513NVIDIA GeForce 310M
31.6
22.1
20
 514NVIDIA GeForce G210M
29
21
17
 538ATI Radeon HD 4350
42
21
 559Intel HD Graphics 2000
26
17
 597*AMD Radeon HD 6290
6.1
4.8
4.52
2.3
 621Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4500MHD
9
* Smaller values are better. / * Approximate position

 

Legend
5Stutters – This game is very likely to stutter and have poor frame rates. Based on all known benchmarks using the specified graphical settings, average frame rates are expected to fall below 25fps
May Stutter – This graphics card has not been explicitly tested on this game. Based on interpolated information from surrounding graphics cards of similar performance levels, stutters and poor frame rates are expected.
30Fluent – Based on all known benchmarks using the specified graphical settings, this game should run at or above 25fps
40Fluent – Based on all known benchmarks using the specified graphical settings, this game should run at or above 35fps
May Run Fluently – This graphics card has not been explicitly tested on this game. Based on interpolated information from surrounding graphics cards of similar performance levels, fluent frame rates are expected.
123Uncertain – This graphics card experienced unexpected performance issues during testing for this game. A slower card may be able to achieve better and more consistent frame rates than this particular GPU running the same benchmark scene.
Uncertain – This graphics card has not been explicitly tested on this game and no reliable interpolation can be made based on the performances of surrounding cards of the same class or family.
The value in the fields displays the average frame rate of all values in the database. Move your cursor over the value to see individual results.

What laptop do I need for playing Black Ops

Our benchmark results indicate that you should at least go for a GeForce 420M class graphics card if you want to play Call of Duty Black Ops in low-medium details. To play fluently in high details, a performance graphics card for laptops like the GeForce 445M is needed. Early versions of the game still stuttered a bit altough the average framerate was good. At least a Core i3-330M processor and 2GB RAM should be used in the system.

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Redaktion, 2010-12-16 (Update: 2012-05-26)