RTCW was one of the other applications I tested with.
It played silky smooth for me. I don't know how to benchmark the retail version to give you numbers, but no difficulties during my play test.
Back in 99 I started work with a small web design company and had the task of maintaining the network. I was always a fan of naming machines after a theme like dead rock stars, planets, mythological gods, etc. . . .
The staff decided that Lord of the Rings was the best choice. To that end, this website proved invaluable.
I installed the 27 drivers and my computer reboots everytime it gets to windows. I am running an Xtasy Everything with dual monitors. I went back to the v23 I was using. Any idea why 27 doesn't work?