TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,139 Reviews & Articles | 39,453 News Posts
Weekly Giveaway: Win an Antec Case, PSU and Cooler (Global Entry!)

HIS Radeon HD 7850 2GB IceQ Turbo Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Just Cause 2

HIS sent over some new video cards and the first one we look at is the Radeon HD 7850 IceQ 2GB.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Dec 21, 2012 12:19 am
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: HIS

Just Cause 2

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Dark Tower

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

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

 

 

Just Cause 2 employs the Avalanche Engine 2.0, an updated version of the engine used in Just Cause. The game is set on the other side of the world from the original Just Cause, on the fictional island of Panau in Southeast Asia. Panau has varied terrain, from desert to alpine to rainforest. Rico Rodriguez returns as the protagonist, aiming to overthrow the evil dictator Pandak "Baby" Panay and confront his former mentor, Tom Sheldon.

 

TweakTown image content/5/1/5103_24_his_radeon_hd_7850_2gb_iceq_turbo_video_card_review.png

 

Just Cause 2 shows some strong performance across the board, but at the highest resolution you can see, just like the GTX 660 HAWK, we fall ever so shy of that 60 FPS number we want for solid gameplay.

 

The smallest detail drop will bring that number up to a level that we would say is playable.

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Video Cards content at our Video Cards reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases