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ASUS Radeon R9 270X DirectCU II TOP 2GB Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Metro Last Light

ASUS Radeon R9 270X DirectCU II TOP 2GB Video Card Review

It's been a while since we've looked at an ASUS video card, and we get stuck back into it today with the R9 270X DirectCU II TOP 3GB. (TPE:2357)

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 2, 2014 3:01 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: ASUS

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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While we do see a slight bit of movement across the board, the intensity of Metro: Last Light sees that anything below the R9 280X 3GB does not achieve a 60 FPS average at any resolution.

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