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MSI Radeon HD 7970 Lightning 3GB Video Card Overclocked Review (Page 9)

By Shawn Baker on Mar 29, 2012 10:16 am CDT - 1 min, 5 secs reading time for this page
Rating: 96%Manufacturer: MSI

Aliens vs. Predator

Version and / or Patch Used: Standalone Benchmark

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

Developer Homepage: http://www.rebellion.co.uk/

Product Homepage: http://www.sega.com/games/aliens-vs-predator/

Aliens vs. Predator is a science fiction first-person shooter video game, developed by Rebellion Developments, the team behind the 1999 original PC game, and published by Sega for Microsoft Windows, the PlayStation 3 and the Xbox 360. The game is based on the Alien vs. Predator franchise, a combination of the characters and creatures of the Alien franchise and the Predator franchise. There are three campaigns in the game, one for each race/faction (the Predators, the Aliens and the Colonial Marines), that, while separate in terms of individual plot and gameplay, form one overarching storyline.

Following the storyline of the campaign modes comes the multiplayer aspect of the game. In this Multiplayer section of the game, players face off in various different gametypes in various different ways.

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Alien vs. Predator is a bit of a funny benchmark as we see the NVIDIA GTX 680 doesn't do that well in it. You can see the MSI Lightning has absolutely no issue out performing the other cards here in most cases.

At 2560 x 1600, though, it's ahead of everything else and offers us a very strong 78 FPS.

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Shawn takes care of all of our video card reviews. From 2009, Shawn is also taking care of our memory reviews, and from May 2011, Shawn also takes care of our CPU, chipset and motherboard reviews. As of December 2011, Shawn is based out of Taipei, Taiwan.

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