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MSI Radeon HD 6970 2GB Lightning Overclocked Video Card Review - Unigine Heaven Benchmark

MSI expand the Lightning series with AMDs top single GPU card - the HD 6970. Let's see just what it does for us.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 8, 2011 5:24 am
TweakTown Rating: 95%      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 the MSI card perform strong and compared to the GTX 580 it does fall behind. As we climb up the resolution table, though, we see that the gap does indeed close up a bit; the GTX 580 still wins out, but the MSI HD 6970 Lightning is closer at 1920 x 1200.

 

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