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GIGABYTE Radeon HD 5670 1GB GDDR5 OC Video Card - Test System Setup and 3DMark Vantage

GIGABYTE has bumped up the core MHz today. We see how high it's gone and if it offers us a useable improvement.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Feb 20, 2010 4:08 am
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: GIGABYTE

Test System Setup

 

Processor(s): Intel Core i7 920 @ 3.8GHz (190MHz x 20)
Cooling: Noctua NH-U12P (Supplied by Noctua)
Motherboard(s): GIGABYTE EX58-UD5 (Supplied by GIGABYTE)
Memory: 3 X 2GB Kingston Hyper X PC3-16000 2000MHz DDR CL9 (Supplied by Kingston)
Hard Disk(s): Western Digital 640GB SATA 2.0 HDD (Supplied by Western Digital)
Operating System: Windows 7
Drivers: Catalyst 10.1

 


Today we'll compare the HD 5670 OC from GIGABYTE against a stock clocked Sapphire one. There's not a whole lot more to say, so let's get started.

 


3DMark Vantage

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0.1
Developer Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com
Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/3dmarkvantage/
Buy It Here

 


 

3DMark Vantage is the new industry standard PC gaming performance benchmark from Futuremark, newly designed for Windows Vista and DirectX10. It includes two new graphics tests, two new CPU tests, several new feature tests, and support for the latest hardware.

 

3DMark Vantage is based on a completely new rendering engine, developed specifically to take full advantage of DirectX10, the new graphics API from Microsoft.

 

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In Vantage we don't really see much difference between the stock model and the overclocked one here.

 

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