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Sapphire Radeon HD 6870 Dirt 3 Edition OC Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Just Cause 2

Sapphire releases a new HD 6870 with a pretty good looking cooler. How's it go, though? Only one way to find out!

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 20, 2011 7:18 am
TweakTown Rating: 93%      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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While we continue to see the overclock on offer from Sapphire only really giving us an extra FPS or two here and there, that extra FPS is enough for us to move from that 59 FPS average to that 60 FPS average. Sure, overall it probably won't be noticed, but it's that number we aim for and you can see the overclock is able to do it.

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