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Overclocking the ATI Radeon HD 4890 - Benchmarks - Crysis Warhead

We take the time to find out how well the new HD 4890 from ATI overclocks. Can it give us a worthy amount of extra FPS?

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 3, 2009 4:35 am

Crysis Warhead

 

Version and / or Patch Used: unpatched

 

Timedemo or Level Used: Airfield

 

Developer Homepage: http://www.crytek.com

 

Product Homepage: http://crysiswarhead.ea.com/

 

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Crysis Warhead updates and refines the gameplay of the original game through a sidestory plot involving Psycho, one of previous protagonist Nomad's allies. The game is a parallel story that follows Sergeant Michael "Psycho" Sykes, a character from the original Crysis, as he faces his own trials and challenges on the other side of the island during the time period of the first game.

 

It also showcases a new, enhanced and optimized version of CryEngine 2 using full DX10 extensions and is the first game developed by Crytek's Budapest studio.

 

Overclocking the ATI Radeon HD 4890

 

Overclocking the ATI Radeon HD 4890

 

Warhead sees a bit of movement in the minimum department, but the best gains are seen in the average.

 

Optimum Setup- The game ultimately does very little for ATI cards; dropping the setting at 1680 x 1050, though, will give you a playable setup.

 

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