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Sapphire Radeon HD 6870 Dirt 3 Edition OC Video Card Review - Benchmarks - High Quality AA and AF

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

High Quality AA and AF

 

Our high quality tests let us separate the men from the boys and the ladies from the girls. If the cards weren't struggling before they will start to now.

 

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While we've got enough grunt to give us some playable numbers under Far Cry 2 with AA and AF on, you can see under more intensive games like Mafia II and AvP, the HD 6870 does indeed struggle.

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