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MSI Radeon HD 6870 1GB HAWK Overclocked Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Mafia II

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

Mafia II

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update
Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark
Developer Homepage: http://www.2kczech.com/
Product Homepage: http://www.mafia2game.com/
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Mafia II is a third-person action-adventure video game, the sequel to Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven. It is developed by 2K Czech, previously known as Illusion Softworks, and is published by 2K Games. The game is set from 1943 to 1951 in Empire Bay (the name is a reference to New York's state nickname "The Empire State"), a fictional city based on San Francisco and New York City, with influences from Chicago and Detroit. The game features a completely open-ended game map of 10 square miles. No restrictions are included from the start of the game. There are around 50 vehicles in the game, as well as licensed music from the era.

 

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Mafia II performance is also very strong and we can see a nice gain over the reference card with numbers sitting around the same level as the HD 5870 and HD 6950.

 

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