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XFX HD 7970 Black Edition Double Dissipation 3GB Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Unigine Heaven Benchmark

Retail models start to show up on the HD 7970 and we check out the brand new XFX Black Edition Double Dissipation version.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 9, 2012 8:45 am
TweakTown Rating: 95%      Manufacturer: XFX

Unigine Heaven Benchmark

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 2.5

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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Moving into the Tessellation heavy Heaven benchmark we again see a nice boost in performance which sees the score for the 1680 x 1050 test jump just over 2000 points. This is a strong 30% faster than the GTX 580 which has always handled Tessellation tests extremely well.

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