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

It's been a while since we've seen anything from AXLE, but today we have a look at this mid range HD 5600 series card.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jun 23, 2010 9:16 am
TweakTown Rating: 87%      Manufacturer: AXLE 3D

Darkest of Days

 

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

 


 


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 take advantage of the NVIDIA PhysX abilities. For that reason we will test ATI cards at the Low preset, NVIDIA based cards though will be tested at Low and High.

 

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While falling below that 60 FPS mark we want at 1680 x 1050, unlike the HD 5570 it's not that far from it. A bit of messing around with the detail will bring the FPS up to a playable level.

 

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