HIS HD6950 IceQ Crossfire Review

Crysis Warhead

HIS HD6950 IceQ Crossfire Review

Crysis Warhead

When we were heavily testing Crysis Warhead, before hardware overtook the capabilities of the engine, we used to get some very quirky results. Since graphics cards are now capable of performing well our results have been more consistent. Quite why the average frame-rate is identical both with one card and two in the Gamer settings is a bit beyond us.

With all the detail ramped up the HIS makes a much better fist of things, especially in Crossfire, beating out even the GTX590.

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Most Recent Comments

25-11-2011, 05:02:15

tinytomlogan


The HIS IceQ versions of the AMD cards have always been some of the best. Does the HD6950 keep this up?

Continue ReadingQuote

25-11-2011, 06:17:53

dugdiamond
great "eye-opening" review. nice one tomQuote

25-11-2011, 06:30:44

SieB
I have seen a few reviews for the various IceQ edition cards and most of them mention about the cooler not being up to scratch which I find amusing since this is meant to be the main selling point. They also mentioned how the performance compared to other version was not up to scratch either, WTF, HIS?

I'll give it one award though: The ugliest cooler design ever award Quote

25-11-2011, 11:18:59

badtaylorx
right???

that is one STUPID looking card!!!Quote

26-11-2011, 09:02:11

yassarikhan786
Good performers, but god are they ugly.Quote

26-11-2011, 14:58:08

WicKeDcHilD
Quote:
Originally Posted by yassarikhan786 View Post

Good performers, but god are they ugly.
Slap a watercooling block on them and no one will care Quote
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