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PowerColor PCS+ Radeon HD 7870 (Tahiti LE) 2GB Myst Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Dirt Showdown

We check out the new Tahiti LE based HD 7870 from PowerColor and give you the low down.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 2, 2013 3:39 am
TweakTown Rating: 90%Manufacturer: PowerColor

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Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

Developer Homepage: http://www.codemasters.com/uk/

Product Homepage: http://www.codemasters.com/uk/dirtshowdown/360/

 

 

DiRT Showdown is the new arcade racing game from the team that brought you the award-winning DiRT series, uncaged in 2012. Pick up and play controls combine with electrifying events, frenzied crowds and stunning graphics to deliver high octane, dive in and drive thrills from event one.

 

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Across the board we can see a bump in performance, but it would've been nice to see 2560 x 1600 numbers move into the 60 FPS area. We can see a decent bump that brings us closer. A slight detail drop would pick up those extra 6 FPS we want for a smooth gaming experience.

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