ASUS Radeon HD 6870 Video Card ReviewThu, May 19, 2011 - 5:00 AM
3DMark 11 is the latest version of the world’s most popular benchmark for measuring the 3D graphics performance of gaming PCs. 3DMark 11 uses a native DirectX 11 engine designed to make extensive use of all the new features in DirectX 11, including tessellation, compute shaders and multi-threading.
We ran our tests in both Extreme and Performance mode just to give you an idea of how the card would run in both environments.
3DMark 11 Extreme Benchmark Results:
3DMark 11 Performance Benchmark Results:
Benchmark Results: As we all know, 3DMark 11 is an extremely tough benchmark on video cards, even the most modern and up to date video cards have a hard time running through its gauntlet of benchmarks. But, as we can see from our results, we were able to score well over the 4000 mark in both the Performance Preset and the Extreme Preset.