Thread: My New A10 Rig
View Single Post
  #36 (permalink)  
Old October 18, 2012, 02:28 PM
Bond007's Avatar
Bond007 Bond007 is offline
Hall Of Fame
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Down under
Posts: 4,451

My System Specs


Originally Posted by fortkentdad View Post
So you disagree with the review by PCWorld that with the 6670 in dual graphics mode the output would rival the 7850?

Quoted from above....

From the PCWorld review it is supposed to come close to a HD 7800

"The integrated GPU will run in concert with a discrete AMD Radeon HD 6670 graphics card using AMD's CrossFire X performance, which should nearly double graphics performance. For roughly $80, the system would offer graphics performance approaching AMD's midrange Radeon HD 7850 discrete graphics card in many applications."

AMD announces Trinity APUs: superb graphics, improved CPU | PCWorld
That site won't load on my phone right now, but I believe from what you posted its an article, not a review. Hexus has a review showing the best result being 40%improvment in dirt 3 and fps losses in batman vs just the 6670. So I would prefer a faster single graphics card, but if you have low gaming needs and get a good price on 6670, then why not.
Desktop: Arc Midi R2, Z77-D3H, 3570K 1.09v/4.1ghz with Zalman Optima Cooler, Corsair Vengeance 2x4gb@1866mhz, XFX R9 280X DD, Bitfenix Fury 750w, WD Black 1TB, Intel 530 120GB
Away from home light Gamer: Acer Aspire 15.6", A8-3500m undervolt and OC to 2Ghz, 2x4gb Corsair Vengeance, Crucial M500 240gb
Reply With Quote