HIS 5870 Turbo X Crossfire Review

Test Setup and Synthetic

HIS 5870 Turbo  Crossfire Review

Test Setup

2x HIS HD5870 Turbo X
Corsair Dominator GT @ 1600MHz
ASUS Rampage 3 Extreme
Intel i7 930 @ 3.6GHz
Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
Noctua NH-D14 with Arctic MX-3

3D Mark Vantage

Futuremarks 3D Mark Vantage is in its death throws as there will soon be a newer version out. For the time being though it still gives us a score we can all compare against.

There is absolutely no question that the Turbo X is king here. Incredible performance.

Performance

High

Moving on to the High benchmark the difference is even more astounding. Sure it's two GPUs, but the 5970 is too and it's thoroughly spanked.

Unigine

Unigine tests the Direct X 11 performance, and performance in general. If this was a boxing match the referee would step in. The Turbo X crossfire setup is so comprehensively bests everything else it's untrue.

Even the single card performance is fantastic with it beating the GTX480 in this particular test.

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Most Recent Comments

31-05-2010, 05:41:52

tinytomlogan
Having had the pleasure of testing many 5870's here at OC3D, you may think this is just another review.... Wrong it really is worth reading this one boys as we have done something different in this one

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31-05-2010, 07:07:27

VonBlade
Epic results there Tom.

32291 is bonkers on air. Kudos my man.

Nice review btw.

31-05-2010, 07:24:01

tinytomlogan
Quote:
Originally Posted by name='VonBlade'
Epic results there Tom.

32291 is bonkers on air. Kudos my man.

Nice review btw.
Aye was a crazy night, not many reviews make me want to stay up till 4am happily playing, so much for 30k, I was gobsmacked with 32k!

31-05-2010, 17:12:58

Steve-O-
Wow, awesome stuff.

03-06-2010, 18:03:14

w3bbo
Neat review m8 8)

14-06-2010, 13:12:16

osshead
^^ lol, what a nice conclusion!!! rofl ;-)
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