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AMD Radeon HD 7870 2GB Reference Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Far Cry 2

We look at the big brother to the new AMD Radeon HD 7800 series, the HD 7870, and see if it can impress like the smaller HD 7850.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Mar 5, 2012 5:02 am
TweakTown Rating: 96%Manufacturer: AMD

Far Cry 2

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.01

Timedemo or Level Used: Ranch Long

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

Product Homepage: http://www.farcry2.com/

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The Dunia Engine was built specifically for Far Cry 2 by the award-winning Ubisoft Montreal development team. It delivers the most realistic destructible environments, amazing special effects such as dynamic fire propagation and storm effects, real-time night-and-day cycle, dynamic music system, non-scripted enemy A.I. and so much more.

 

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FarCry 2 sees improvements on the numbers we've got, but as usual we've already got very playable numbers across the board. Compared to the NVIDIA offerings again, though, we can see even in something older the HD 7870 manages to offer some nice performance gains over the GTX 580.

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