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$599 AMD Gaming PC Built and Tested - Benchmarks - Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2

Following our $599 gaming PC article, someone said we should see how an AMD one would look. So we did - let's check it out!

| Gaming Desktop PCs in Computer Systems | Posted: May 27, 2011 2:18 am
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Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X.2

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Benchmark Demo
Timedemo or Level Used: Built-in Test
Developer Homepage: http://www.ubi.com/UK/default.aspx
Product Homepage: http://www.hawxgame.com/

 


 

Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2 is an arcade-style flight action game developed by Ubisoft Romania and published by Ubisoft. The game is the sequel to Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X., released in 2009.

 

The game begins with Colonel David Crenshaw participating in a routine patrol mission in the Middle East. After halting an insurgent attack, a volley of missiles is fired at the Air Force base that Crenshaw was stationed at, with one of the missiles disabling Crenshaw's aircraft, resulting Crenshaw being in enemy captivity. A joint strike force composed of the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, and a Ghost Recon squad executes an operation to rescue Crenshaw. In Scotland, Royal Navy Pilot Colin Munro encounters an unidentified passenger aircraft that explodes from an on-board bomb when undergoing training exercise. In Russia, an air force squadron led by Colonel Denisov and Captain Dmitri Sokov engages separatist aircraft but is ordered to retreat from the region after numerous Russian military installations have been attacked.

 

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Looking at HAWX 2, you can see overclocked our Intel / NVIDIA system does win out. This game is massively favored to NVIDIA, though; normally we would see the NVIDIA setups win out by a large margin. Not only is the margin much smaller in this instance, but the main thing is that we're still able to get playable FPS on the AMD based one.

 

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