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MSI Radeon R9 270X 2GB Twin Frozr Gaming OC Edition Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Tomb Raider

MSI Radeon R9 270X 2GB Twin Frozr Gaming OC Edition Video Card Review

Moving on to another retail R9 series video card, we check out the Twin Frozr Gaming OC Edition variant of the R9 270X from MSI.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Oct 16, 2013 8:01 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: MSI

Tomb Raider

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

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

Product Homepage: http://www.tombraider.com/us/base/agegate?refer=184&

 

 

Tomb Raider is an action-adventure platform video game. Published by Square Enix, Tomb Raider is the fifth title developed by Crystal Dynamics in the Tomb Raider franchise. As the first entry in a new Tomb Raider continuity, the game is a reboot that emphasizes the reconstructed origins of the culturally influential lead character Lara Croft. Tomb Raider was released on 5 March 2013 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Microsoft Windows to universal critical acclaim.

 

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Tomb Raider sees a decent little bump in performance across the board. The average increase from 54 FPS to 57 FPS is nice at 1680 x 1050. Even, though, we're not at the 60 FPS number we like, the strong 43 FPS minimum makes us feel comfortable with the 57 FPS average.

 

Above that, while we see a boost in performance, the numbers are still too low for the game to be playable.

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