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Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition TOXIC 6GB Video Card Overclocked - Benchmarks - Metro 2033

We get our first taste of overclocking the new 7970 GHz Edition in retail form with the new 6GB TOXIC monster from Sapphire.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jul 14, 2012 2:08 pm
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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We continue to see the Sapphire video card dominate here and the overclock helps push the lead it has over the GTX 680s even further. The best thing is that we again see we've got a bit more breathing room at the highest resolution for a solid gaming experience.

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