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VisionTek Radeon R9 280X 3GB Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Metro Last Light

VisionTek Radeon R9 280X 3GB Video Card Review
Having just finished looking at the Radeon R7 260X 2GB from VisionTek, we today look at something a little higher-end. Let's see how it performs now.
| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Dec 9, 2013 2:01 am
TweakTown Rating: 90%Manufacturer: VisionTek

Metro Last Light

 

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://enterthemetro.com/ /

 

 

Metro: Last Light takes place one year after the events of Metro 2033, proceeding from the ending where Artyom chose to call down the missile strike on the Dark Ones. The Rangers have since occupied the D6 military facility, with Artyom having become an official member of the group. Khan, the nomad mystic, arrives at D6 to inform Artyom and the Rangers that a single Dark One survived the missile strike. Khan believes the Dark One is the key to humanity's future, and wants to make peace with it, while Ranger leader Colonel Miller wants to kill the creature due to its potential threat. Miller sends Artyom to the surface with a mission to kill the Dark One; he is accompanied by Anna, Miller's sarcastic daughter and the Rangers' best sniper.

 

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At the lowest resolution, you can see the VisionTek R9 280X 3GB manages to just scrape past that 60 FPS average with 63 FPS. Above that resolution, you can see we don't have any luck. Also, being one of our newer games, we don't have results for the HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB or GTX 770 2GB here.

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