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Sapphire's Watercooled Radeon HD 4870 X2 ATOMIC Edition - Benchmarks - World in Conflict - XP

Sapphire has come out with the claim that this is the "World's Fastest Graphics Card". Fact or Fiction? Let's find out.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Dec 21, 2008 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 86%      Manufacturer: Sapphire

World in Conflict

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0.0.5

 

Timedemo or Level Used: Built-in Test

 

Developer Homepage: http://www.massive.se

 

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

 

 

World in Conflict is a real-time strategy video game by Massive Entertainment and to be published by Sierra Entertainment for Windows (DX9 and DX10) and the Xbox 360.

 

The game is set in 1989 where economic troubles cripple the Soviet Union and threaten to dissolve it. However, the title pursues a "what if" scenario where, in this case, the Soviet Union does not collapse and instead pursues a course of war to remain in power. It is an intensive new game is sure to put plenty of stress on even the latest graphics cards and we use the built-in benchmarking for our testing.

 

Sapphire's Watercooled Radeon HD 4870 X2 ATOMIC Edition

 

Sapphire's Watercooled Radeon HD 4870 X2 ATOMIC Edition

 

Under WIC we only see a noticeable gain at 2560 x 1600, but we also see that we're able to almost break that magic 30FPS minimum.

 

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