Sapphire Radeon HD 7790 2GB OC Reviewccokeman - April 21, 2013
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Sapphire HD 7790 2GB OC Testing:
Civilization V is a turn-based strategy game. The premise is to play as one of 18 civilizations and lead the civilization from the "dawn of man" up to the space age. This latest iteration of the Civilization series uses a new game engine and massive changes to the way the AI is used throughout the game. Civilization V is developed by Firaxis Games and is published by 2K games and was released for Windows in September of 2010. Testing will be done using actual game play with FPS measured by Fraps through a series of five turns, 150 turns into the game.
- 8x MSAA
- Global Settings = High
- DirectX 11
In Civilization V the 2GB card shows an increase in performance at stock speeds over the higher clocked cards. The additional frame buffer cannot overcome the higher clock speeds on the XFX card when both are overclocked.