PowerColor 5770 PCS+ Vortex ReviewRHKCommander959 - August 8, 2010
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3DMark06 is one of the benchmarks that always comes up when a bragging contest begins. 3DMark06 presents a severe test for many of today's hardware components. Let's see how this setup fares. The settings we will use are listed below.
- Default test settings
- Resolutiions 1280x1024 - 2560x1600
- SM2.0 Graphics Tests: GT1- Return to Proxycon, GT2- Firefly Forest
- CPU Tests: CPU1- Red Valley, CPU2- Red Valley
- HDR/SM3.0 Graphics Tests: HDR1- Canyon Flight, HDR2- Deep Freeze
Higher = Better
At default 3DMark 06 settings, the 5770 manages to score 17910 at stock and 18947 overclocked. 19K from a mid-range card is impressive. The new GTX 460 doesn't cost too much more than the 5770 and shows much more performance, so the 5770 may see some price cuts to keep it competitive.