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MSI Radeon HD 6870 1GB HAWK Overclocked Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Far Cry 2

The first card to get the HAWK label from MSI in the new 6000 series is the HD 6870. Let's see if it deserves it.

By: | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Feb 14, 2011 8:23 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: MSI

Far Cry 2

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.01
Timedemo or Level Used: Ranch Long
Developer Homepage: http://www.ubi.com/
Product Homepage: http://www.farcry2.com/
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The Dunia Engine was built specifically for Far Cry 2 by the award-winning Ubisoft Montreal development team. It delivers the most realistic destructible environments, amazing special effects such as dynamic fire propagation and storm effects, real-time night-and-day cycle, dynamic music system, non-scripted enemy A.I. and so much more.

 

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While we've got playable FPS at 2560 x 1600 on the reference clocked card, we're not all that far over that 30 FPS minimum we want. You can see here we manage to stretch our legs a bit more and get a good distance from it.

 

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