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HIS Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB Video Card Overclocked Review - Benchmarks - Metro 2033

We overclock the HIS Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition and see how much performance we can get out of it.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jul 19, 2012 4:23 am
TweakTown Rating: 89%Manufacturer: HIS

Metro 2033

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

Developer Homepage: http://www.4a-games.com/

Product Homepage: http://metro.thq.com/

 

 

Metro 2033 is an action-oriented video game with a combination of survival horror and first-person shooter elements. The game is based on the novel Metro 2033 by Russian author Dmitry Glukhovsky. It was developed by 4A Games in Ukraine and released in March 2010 for Microsoft Windows and Xbox 360.[3] In March 2006, 4A Games announced a partnership with Glukhovsky to collaborate on the game.[4] The game was announced at the 2009 Games Convention in Leipzig;[5] a first trailer came along with the announcement.[6] A sequel was announced, currently titled Metro: Last Light.

 

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Metro 2033 performance sits around the same level as the HD 7950 again. Unfortunately that means our 2560 x 1600 numbers are too low. The good news is the overclocked HIS HD 7870 GHz Edition card has no trouble with resolutions below that.

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