Sapphire HD 4870 2GB Vapor X Series Reviewccokeman - March 24, 2009
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Left 4 Dead is a new release from Valve that leaves you as part of a group of survivors in a world where an infection has rapidly turned the populace into a zombie horde. You goal is to make it to a rescue point, all the while fighting what seems like overwhelming odds. Along the way there are safe houses where you can replenish your weapons and health. The movie 'I Am Legend' comes to mind to set the stage for this game. But unlike the movie, there are four characters and not just a lone gun and his faithful companion. The horde is not at all like the typical slow walking, foot shuffling zombie. These zombies are quick and work with the pack mentality. Your job: survival! Below are several screenshots to show some in-game action.
- 16x AF
- All other in game settings to maximum
Clocked lower than the Sapphire Toxic edition, the Vapor-X kept pace with it through all four resolutions and kept within 6 FPS of the nVidia GTX260 at 2560x1600.