HIS Radeon HD 6850 IceQ X Turbo 1GB Video Card ReviewWed, Mar 30, 2011 - 12:00 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 Performance Benchmark Results:
Benchmark Results: 3DMark 11 is known for chewing up PC systems and spitting them out. This is an extremely tough benchmark to get through. Now while the 5770 crossfire setup did a bit better, the 6850 Crossfire put the smackdown on it. The HIS Radeon HD 6850 Turbo really hung in there and put up some respectable numbers.