Sapphire 5970 Toxic Review


Sapphire 5970 Toxic Review

Unigine Heaven Benchmark

There isn't much we haven't already said about Unigine, but once again if anything can push a card to the absolute limit, this is it. More eye-candy than Miss World. With zero anti-aliasing the Toxic gets very close to the 100FPS mark that seemed impossible when Unigine was first released. Our overclock doesn't actually seem to make a difference to the results, barring a little higher at the minimum level.


With 8x anti-aliasing applied the Toxic actually compares better than it does in the above graph. Comfortably beating the stock Ares and not that far behind the overclocked Ares, made even more impressive when you consider that the Toxic has a little less CPU power behind it, and that the overclock isn't making any worthwhile difference in this test.

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06-08-2010, 13:14:11

Sapphire have weighed into the ultra high-end of the graphics marketplace with their Toxic branded 5970. We take a good look.

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06-08-2010, 13:25:07

Wow. I'd love one of those for my system! I didn't expect it to overclock THAT well!

By the way, I see the award images have changed? (atleast for the performance award?) I like it, looks nice Quote

06-08-2010, 14:02:25

Yes indeed the awards have all been updated to match the new OC3D logo. If you think the performance one is lush, wait til we bring the others out.Quote

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