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AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB Reference Video Card Review - Benchmarks - BioShock Infinite

AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB Reference Video Card Review

Another piece of the R series puzzle comes together. Today we check out the high-end Radeon R9 290X 4GB video card from AMD in full detail. (NYSE:AMD)

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Oct 24, 2013 4:01 am
TweakTown Rating: 97%      Manufacturer: AMD

BioShock Infinite

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

Developer Homepage: http://irrationalgames.com/

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

 

BioShock Infinite is a first-person shooter video game and the third installment in the BioShock series. Previously known as "Project Icarus", it is being developed by Irrational Games and was released worldwide on the Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 platforms on March 26, 2013. BioShock Infinite is not part of the storyline of previous BioShock games but features similar gameplay concepts and themes.

 

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Checking out BioShock Infinite, you can again see in this case the NVIDIA offerings come out ahead. We can't stress the overclock on both NVIDIA cards enough, though.

 

When it comes to comparing Quiet and Uber mode, though, you can see a bit of difference with an extra 10% performance being seen at the higher resolution. It's a pity we're still a few FPS shy of that 60 FPS number we're always on the hunt for.

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