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Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 3GB Video Cards in 3-Way CrossFireX

By: Shawn Baker | AMD CrossFire Articles in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 20, 2012 3:06 am
Manufacturer: Sapphire

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.

 

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Metro 2033 is another intensive game and I really thought we'd see some strong performance gains under it, looking above, though, you can see that the adding of a third card ultimately does nothing more for performance with just a slight boost being seen at 2560 x 1600.

 

It looks like there's just a bit of a wall being hit at around the 130 FPS mark here, a bit like we saw under Mafia II.

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