HIS Radeon HD 7970 IceQ X2 Graphics Card Review



Product: HIS Radeon HD 7970 IceQ X2
Company: HIS
Author: James Prior
Editor: Charles Oliver
Date: January 16th, 2013

Total War: Shogun 2

Total War: Shogun 2

Built in benchmark at high preset for 1920x1080 and at medium preset / dx 11 / DoF low / SSAO / tessellation on / soft shadows on / hdr disabled / vignette disabled for 3240x1920 (bezel compensated, Eyefinity) resolutions.

Minimum, Apparent Average and Maximum FPS:

1080P

Eyefinity

Longest (slowest), mean and shortest (fastest) frame render time (milliseconds):

1080P

Eyefinity

Smoothness boundaries:

1080P:

Card/FPS Slow limit Mode Fast Limit
HIS IceQ X2 70 84 105
IceQ w/Vsync 70 84 105
CrossFireX 115 138 173
CFX w/Vsync 114 137 171

Eyefinity:

Card/FPS Slow limit Mode Fast Limit
HIS IceQ X2 30 36 44
IceQ w/Vsync 20 24 30
CrossFireX 36 43 54
CFX w/Vsync 50 60 75

Smoothness time:

1080P:

Eyefinity