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Sapphire's Watercooled Radeon HD 4870 X2 ATOMIC Edition - Benchmarks - Crysis Warhead

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

Crysis Warhead

 

Version and / or Patch Used: unpatched

 

Timedemo or Level Used: Airfield

 

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

 

Product Homepage: http://crysiswarhead.ea.com/

 

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Crysis Warhead updates and refines the gameplay of the original game through a sidestory plot involving Psycho, one of previous protagonist Nomad's allies. The game is a parallel story that follows Sergeant Michael "Psycho" Sykes, a character from the original Crysis, as he faces his own trials and challenges on the other side of the island during the time period of the first game.

 

It also showcases a new, enhanced and optimized version of CryEngine 2 using full DX10 extensions and is the first game developed by Crytek's Budapest studio.

 

Sapphire's Watercooled Radeon HD 4870 X2 ATOMIC Edition

 

Sapphire's Watercooled Radeon HD 4870 X2 ATOMIC Edition

 

Under Crysis Warhead we see performance is a bit all over the place; sometimes faster, sometimes slower and other times performance being the same.

 

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