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Sapphire Radeon HD 5670 1GB GDDR5 Video Card - Benchmarks - Darkest of Days

ATI continue to release new models in the HD 5000 Series. This time it's a model that sits below the HD 5750. We find out how the HD 5670 goes today.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 14, 2010 5:03 am
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: Sapphire

Darkest of Days

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.4
Timedemo or Level Used: Built-in Test
Developer Homepage: http://www.phantomefx.com
Product Homepage: http://www.darkestofdays.com

 


 


Darkest of Days takes the player through time into historic battles in an effort to save key individuals from certain death. The battles range from Custer's Last Stand at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876 to fighting in Pompeii as ash and fire rain down from an erupting Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD. Other locations include the battles of Antietam and Tannenberg, and a German World War II P.O.W. camp. There are different missions in every time period and the game takes about 4 hours to complete.

 

The game features over twenty weapons, both from the original time period as well as those brought back from the future. In addition, there are artillery weapons from different time periods to assist in battle.

 

Note: With the PhysX set to Medium or High, Darkest of Days takes advantage of the NVIDIA PhysX abilities. For that reason we will test ATI cards at the Low preset, while NVIDIA based cards will be tested at Low and High.

 

PhysX set to Low

 

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Like our other games that don't have minimums, we want to see an average of around 60 FPS. We're a bit below that here, but dropping the detail again to medium is going to yield those extra FPS we need to make the game playable.

 

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