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Sapphire Radeon HD 6850 Vapor-X OC 1GB Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Just Cause 2

Sapphire expands the Vapor-X line with the introduction of the HD 6850. Let's see how the card goes.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 1, 2011 9:54 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: Sapphire

Just Cause 2

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0.0.2

Timedemo or Level Used: Dark Tower

Developer Homepage: http://www.eidos.com/

Product Homepage: http://www.justcause.com/

 

 

Just Cause 2 employs the Avalanche Engine 2.0, an updated version of the engine used in Just Cause. The game is set on the other side of the world from the original Just Cause, on the fictional island of Panau in Southeast Asia. Panau has varied terrain, from desert to alpine to rainforest. Rico Rodriguez returns as the protagonist, aiming to overthrow the evil dictator Pandak "Baby" Panay and confront his former mentor, Tom Sheldon.

 

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In one of our new benchmarks you can see the HD 6850 Vapor-X OC manages to perform well again at the lower 1680 x 1050 resolution with that 60 FPS average we aim for being broken. Above that, though, we do see our FPS begin to drop off.

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