Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame packshot image
Similar to the first Prince of Persia, the character explores various deadly areas by running, jumping, crawling, avoiding traps, solving puzzles and drinking magic potions. Prince of Persia 2 is, however, more combat-heavy than its predecessor. In the first game, enemies appear only occasionally and are always alone, while in the sequel, up to four enemies may appear at once, sometimes flanking the player, and may even be instantly replaced by reinforcements when they are killed. As in Prince of Persia, the trick is to complete the game under a strict time limit that passes in real time. Lives are unlimited, but time cannot be regained except by reverting to a previously saved game. In other areas, more significant improvements have been made. The graphics are far more complex than the simple look of the game's predecessor, the areas explored are larger, and the variety of backdrops is greater.
Low vs Ultra Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame Screenshot Comparison.
What FPS does a GeForce GTX 1080 get @ 1080p?

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No in-game screens available at this time*

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Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame

GeForce GTX 1080

Low Vs Ultra GeForce GTX 1080 Performance Review

Viewing the performance found on the 4 year old GeForce GTX 1080 while playing Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame we quickly see it can get a very strong 140 FPS. To get that Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame is benched at High graphics setting and at 1080p.

But then the GeForce GTX 1080 will get a solid big screen performance at 4K, with 45 frames per second. So we expect you are likely to consider running the game in 4K or 1440p. If you are interested, this is a cost of $15.56 per FPS, assuming we take it based on the GPU’s launch price.

To summarise, GeForce GTX 1080 graphics cards can smoothly run this game, but what Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame screen resolution would you like to run with? While you can get 45 FPS with 4K Ultra you can increase your frame rate to 76 FPS in Ultra 1440p and up to 100 FPS with 1080p. Pricing this on a frame per frame around the graphics cards original price it will cost $7.00 per 1080p Ultra frame. This increases to $9.21 per frame at 1440p Ultra and even more with 4K Ultra at $15.56 per frame.

GeForce GTX 1080 Cost Per FPS @ 1080p for Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame

Graphics Card price at launch:

Nvidia 10 Series Low Vs Ultra for Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame
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Graphics Card Difference
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti -
GeForce GTX 1080 -
GeForce GTX 1070 Ti -
GeForce GTX 1070 -
GeForce GTX 1060 -
GeForce GTX 1060 3GB -
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB -
GeForce GTX 1050 -
GeForce GT 1030 -