HIS Radeon HD 7950 IceQ Turbo Video Card Review



Product: HIS Radeon HD 7950 IceQ Turbo Video Card
Company: HIS
Author: James Prior
Editor: Charles Oliver
Date: September 26th, 2012

Aliens Vs. Predator

Our first test uses one of the first DX11 titles, Aliens Vs. Predator. Using the benchmark we ran tests at 1920x1080 resolution with V.High quality, High textures, advanced shadows and tessellation enabled at using 4xFSAA/16xAF and SSAO enabled.

Below you can see the performance differences, based on average results from above, each entry indicating the relative performance of the column to the row:

Increase Boost IceQ Turbo IceQ Turbo OC Boost OC
Ref 7950 -4% +9% +35% +42%
Boost 7950   +12% +40% +47%
IceQ Turbo -12%   +24% +31%

CrossFireX:

Increase Ref CFX IceQ Turbo CFX IceQ OC CFX
Ref 7950 +98% +114% +166%
Boost 7950 +105% +122% +176%
IceQ Turbo +83% +97% +145%
Ref CFX   +8% +35%

Eyefinity

We ran the test at Eyefinity resolution using our 3 displays in Portrait configuration, increasing our resolution to 3240x1920 (plus bezel compensation).

Increase Boost IceQ Turbo IceQ Turbo OC Boost OC
Ref 7950 0% +4%% +33% +38%
Boost 7950   +4%% +33% +38%
IceQ Turbo -4%%   +27% +32%

CrossFireX Eyefinity:

Increase Ref CFX IceQ Turbo CFX IceQ OC CFX
Ref 7950 +100% +114% +162%
Boost 7950 +100% +114% +162%
IceQ Turbo +91% +105% +150%
Ref CFX   +7% +31%