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HIS Radeon HD 6990 4GB and HD 6970 2GB Video Cards in CrossFireX - Total Performance Rating (TPR)

So you bought a HD 6970 2GB when it launched, and you're now wondering if you should partner it with a HD 6990 4GB? - We tell you if you should!

| AMD CrossFire Articles in Video Cards | Posted: Mar 23, 2011 2:46 am
Manufacturer: HIS

Total Performance Rating

 

The TPR graph is a combination of all our benchmarks in which NVIDIA and AMD are on an even playing field.

 

The TPR number is a combination of:

 

3DMark 11, Heaven Benchmark V2, Resident Evil 5, Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X.2, Mafia 2 (PhysX Off), Lost Planet 2, Aliens vs. Predator, Street Fighter IV, Far Cry 2, Batman: Arkham Asylum (PhysX Off) and our four High Quality tests which include Mafia 2, Aliens vs. Predator, Street Fighter IV and Far Cry 2.

 

All of the benchmark results achieved are then combined into a single number. As this graph will grow over time and cards won't be re-tested, next to each model you'll find the driver version that was used when the card was benchmarked.

 

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Overall the performance is fantastic and a good chunk faster than even the GTX 580 SLI Overclocked setup which is at a similar price. More importantly, though, its performance isn't far off the HD 6990 CFX setup which costs a good couple of hundred dollars more again.

 

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