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GIGABYTE Radeon HD 5870 Graphics Card in CrossFire X

By: Shawn Baker | AMD CrossFire Articles in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 30, 2009 4:11 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: GIGABYTE

Crysis Warhead


Version and / or Patch Used: Unpatched
Timedemo or Level Used: Airfield
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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.






Up to 1920 x 1200 the performance drops back a little bit. At 2560 x 1600, though, we see a good jump which results in a 30% gain over the two card setup. It's interesting to see that every resolution scored the same 42 FPS minimum.


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