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MSI Radeon HD 6870 1GB HAWK Overclocked Video Card Review - Total Performance Rating (TPR)

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.

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

Total Performance Rating

 

The TPR graph is a combination of all our benchmarks in which NVIDIA and AMD are on an even playing field.

 

The TPR number is a combination of:

 

3DMark 11, Heaven Benchmark V2, Resident Evil 5, Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X.2, Mafia 2 (PhysX Off), Lost Planet 2, Aliens vs. Predator, Street Fighter IV, Far Cry 2, Batman: Arkham Asylum (PhysX Off) and our four High Quality tests which include Mafia 2, Aliens vs. Predator, Street Fighter IV and Far Cry 2.

 

All of the benchmark results achieved are then combined into a single number. As this graph will grow over time and cards won't be re-tested, next to each model you'll find the driver version that was used when the card was benchmarked.

 

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We can see here that clearly the MSI HD 6870 HAWK is able to separate itself from the other HD 6800 cards and be in throwing distance of the HD 6950.

 

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