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GIGABYTE Radeon HD 5870 1GB Super Overclock Video Card - Benchmarks - Dark Void

Another card makes it to the SOC series from GIGABYTE. This time it's the much loved HD 5870. Let's check it out!

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: May 12, 2010 2:06 pm
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: GIGABYTE

Dark Void

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Benchmark Demo
Timedemo or Level Used: Built-in Test
Developer Homepage: http://www.airtightgames.com
Product Homepage: http://www.darkvoidgame.com/

 

 

The game's story takes place during World War II and centers around a cargo pilot named William Augustus Grey (voiced by Nolan North) who is teleported to another world while flying through the Bermuda Triangle. In this world, known as the 'Void', Will encounters an alien race as well as other humans, which are known as the Watchers and the Survivors respectively.

 

Will reluctantly joins the Survivors who are engaged in a feud with the alien race to satisfy his desire to return to Earth. While aiding the Survivors, Will discovers that the Void is a middle ground that connects both the Watchers homeworld and Earth. It also becomes apparent that the Watchers are supplying the Axis powers with various supplies for reasons unknown. With the help of Nikola Tesla, Will utilizes retrofited Watcher technology to combat the Watchers and eventually find a way to escape the Void.

 

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Looking at Dark Void, we're seeing the trend again in which the HD 5870 SOC from GB sees a nice bump in performance when compared to the stock clocked model, while at the same time manages to outperform the more expensive GTX 480 at the highest resolution.

 

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