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Sapphire Radeon Toxic HD 6870 1GB GDDR5 Review: Page 7 of 8

IF you are looking for an HD 6870 for your system, the Sapphire Toxic Edition is a solid player in the game, excellent cooling, performance and overclocking abound. By Elric Phares

Setup And Performance

Test System

  • ASUS P6X58D Premium motherboard
  • 24GB Kingston DDR3-1866MHz memory
  • Thermaltake SpinQ CPU cooler
  • Sapphire RADEON HD 6870 Toxic video card running Catalyst 11.1 running 970MHz core/1150Mhz memory
  • Windows 7 64-bit Ultimate Edition
  • Thermaltake ToughPower XT 850 PSU

Tests

  • Uningine Heaven benchmark 1920x1200 8x FSAA 16x AF benchmark
  • Just Cause 2 1920x1200 8x FSAA 16x AF benchmark
  • Aliens Versus Predator 1920x1200 8x FSAA 16x AF Custom FRAPS walkthrough
  • Dirt2 1920x1200 8x FSAA 16x AF benchmark

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