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MSI Radeon HD 6870 1GB HAWK Overclocked Video Card Review - Unigine Heaven Benchmark

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

Unigine Heaven Benchmark

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 2
Developer Homepage: http://www.unigine.com
Product Homepage: http://unigine.com/press-releases/091022-heaven_benchmark//

 

 

New benchmark grants the power to unleash the DirectX 11 potential in the gift wrapping of impressively towering graphics capabilities. It reveals the enchanting magic of floating islands with a tiny village hidden in the cloudy skies. With the interactive mode emerging experience of exploring the intricate world is ensured within reach. Through its advanced renderer, Unigine is one of the first to set precedence in showcasing the art assets with tessellation, bringing compelling visual finesse, utilizing the technology to the full extend and exhibiting the possibilities of enriching 3D gaming.

 

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Heaven sees a small bump in performance, but it doesn't seem to be all that impacted by the overclock. Hopefully when it comes to gaming performance we see the kind of increases that we saw from 3DMark, and not these ones.

 

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