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Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition TOXIC 6GB Video Card Overclocked - Benchmarks - Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2

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

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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At all resolutions you can see we've got a nice bump in performance here, but we're still a little behind the GTX 680s. If it wasn't for the fact that we're seeing such strong FPS, we might be a bit worried. Across the board, though, you can see that you'd get silky smooth FPS even on a 120Hz monitor.

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