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HIS HD 7970 3GB Overclocked Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Mafia II

We check out the new HIS HD 7970 video card and take the time to overclock it to see how the new GPU model goes from AMD.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 14, 2012 2:28 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%Manufacturer: HIS

Mafia II

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

Developer Homepage: http://www.2kczech.com/

Product Homepage: http://www.mafia2game.com/

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Mafia II is a third-person action-adventure video game, the sequel to Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven. It is developed by 2K Czech, previously known as Illusion Softworks, and is published by 2K Games. The game is set from 1943 to 1951 in Empire Bay (the name is a reference to New York's state nickname "The Empire State"), a fictional city based on San Francisco and New York City, with influences from Chicago and Detroit. The game features a completely open-ended game map of 10 square miles. No restrictions are included from the start of the game. There are around 50 vehicles in the game, as well as licensed music from the era.

 

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An issue that has plagued AMD card for ages under Mafia II was the 120 FPS wall that was hit. We saw this change with the HD 7970 and overclocked we can see that the HIS HD 7970 has no issues passing those numbers putting it ahead of everything else including the dual GPU HD 6990.

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