TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,917 Reviews & Articles | 38,119 News Posts

Core i7 3960X with 4-Way CrossFireX HD 6970 Performance Analysis - Benchmarks - Metro 2033

We find another HD 6970 lying around and throw it into the fray. How's 4-Way CrossFireX traveling these days?

| Intel CPUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Nov 24, 2011 5:43 pm

Metro 2033

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

Developer Homepage: http://www.4a-games.com/

Product Homepage: http://metro.thq.com/

 

 

Metro 2033 is an action-oriented video game with a combination of survival horror and first-person shooter elements. The game is based on the novel Metro 2033 by Russian author Dmitry Glukhovsky. It was developed by 4A Games in Ukraine and released in March 2010 for Microsoft Windows and Xbox 360.[3] In March 2006, 4A Games announced a partnership with Glukhovsky to collaborate on the game.[4] The game was announced at the 2009 Games Convention in Leipzig;[5] a first trailer came along with the announcement.[6] A sequel was announced, currently titled Metro: Last Light.

 

TweakTown image content/4/4/4438_26_core_i7_3960x_with_4_way_crossfirex_hd_6970_performance_analysis.png

 

Metro 2033 is another one of those intensive games, but it was really interesting to see that adding the extra card into the mix did nothing in performance. At the highest resolution, where we'd expect to see something, we don't have anything but a bit of fluctuation being seen.

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs content at our CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this content

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR will...

Improve Oculus Rift Development

Hamper Oculus Rift Development

Completely destroy Oculus Rift Development

Let's wait and see, I'm not sure

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases