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Sapphire Radeon HD 4870 X2 in CrossfireX - Benchmarks - Unreal Tournament 3

The new dual GPU wielding graphics card from AMD has arrived. We have a look at Sapphire's version of the HD 4870 X2.

| AMD CrossFire Articles in Video Cards | Posted: Aug 11, 2008 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 93%      Manufacturer: Sapphire

Unreal Tournament 3

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.1

 

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Developer Homepage: http://www.epicgames.com/

 

Product Homepage: http://www.unrealtournament3.com/

 

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Following the formulae that made Unreal Tournament so great the third installment to the series has hit us recently with better than ever graphics. The games uses the latest Unreal Engine which like most modern day games when maxed out puts the pressure on our lineup of graphics cards.

 

Sapphire Radeon HD 4870 X2 in Crossfire

 

UT 3 performance at the highest resolution sees the HD 4870 X2 outperforming the GTX 280 with ease. Unfortunately we continue to see the same problem where adding a second card into the equation does nothing for performance.

 

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