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HIS Radeon HD 5870 1GB Video Card - Benchmarks - Far Cry 2

Another HD 5870 arrives, this time from HIS. Today we have a look at how it compares against the two top NVIDIA cards, the GTX 285 and GTX 295.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 28, 2009 2:05 pm
TweakTown Rating: 93%      Manufacturer: HIS

Far Cry 2

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.01
Timedemo or Level Used: Ranch Long
Developer Homepage: http://www.ubi.com/
Product Homepage: http://www.farcry2.com/
Buy It Here

 


 

The Dunia Engine was built specifically for Far Cry 2 by the award-winning Ubisoft Montreal development team. It delivers the most realistic destructible environments, amazing special effects such as dynamic fire propagation and storm effects, real-time night-and-day cycle, dynamic music system, non-scripted enemy A.I. and so much more.

 

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Against the GTX 285 the HD 5870 performs exceptionally well with a 10 FPS difference at 2560 x 1600 which equates to a gain of over 30%. Against the GTX 295 we see the HD 5870 sits a bit behind. The good news is that the extra performance the GTX 295 offers isn't going to make your gaming experience any better. At 2560 x 1600 41 FPS vs 54 FPS in the minimum department isn't going to be noticeable.

 

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