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Sapphire Radeon HD 6790 1GB Video Card Review - 3DMark Vantage

With the high end market taken care of, AMD begin to concentrate on some more budget friendly models with the new HD 6790. We look at Sapphires to kick things off!

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 5, 2011 3:54 am
TweakTown Rating: 90%Manufacturer: Sapphire

3DMark Vantage

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0.1
Developer Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com
Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/3dmarkvantage/
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3DMark Vantage is the new industry standard PC gaming performance benchmark from Futuremark, newly designed for Windows Vista and DirectX10. It includes two new graphics tests, two new CPU tests, several new feature tests, and support for the latest hardware.

 

3DMark Vantage is based on a completely new rendering engine, developed specifically to take full advantage of DirectX10, the new graphics API from Microsoft.

 

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Performance amongst the AMD models again shows the card doing very well. NVIDIA of course have the benefit of PhysX here, so it's not a surprise we see the HD 6790 not perform as strong against those offerings.

 

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