AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5 vs AMD Radeon HD 6790

AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5

The AMD Radeon HD 6450 is an entry level desktop graphics card based on the Terrascale 2 architecture. It was announced in 2011 and offers 160 Stream Processing Units and 8 Texture Units (TUs). As graphics memory, the GPU can use slow DDR3 or faster GDDR5 (as our reviewed graphics card).

AMD Radeon HD 6790

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AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5AMD Radeon HD 6790
ManufacturerAMDAMD
Radeon HD 6000 Series
Radeon HD 6790 800 @ 840 MHz256 Bit @ 1050 MHz
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5 160 @ 750 MHz64 Bit @ 900 MHz
Radeon HD 6790 800 @ 840 MHz256 Bit @ 1050 MHz
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5 160 @ 750 MHz64 Bit @ 900 MHz
CodenameCaicosBarts
ArchitectureTerascale 2Terascale 2
160 - 800 -
Core750 MHz840 MHz
Memory900 MHz1050 MHz
Bus64 Bit256 Bit
MemoryGDDR5GDDR5
Max. Memory1024 MB1024 MB
nono
DirectXDirectX 11, 5.0DirectX 11, 5.0
Transistors370 Million1700 Million
Technology40 nm40 nm
Introduced18.04.2011 05.04.2011
Manufacturerhttps://www.amd.com/en-us/products/graph...

3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Score 1280x720
4597 Points (8%)
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Graphics 1280x720
4257 Points (2%)
3DMark - Fire Strike Score 1920x1080
443 Points (2%)
3DMark - Fire Strike Graphics 1920x1080
464 Points (1%)
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Graphics 1280x720
33708 Points (4%)
3DMark 11 - Performance 1280x720
726 points (2%)
3221 points (10%)
3DMark 11 - Performance GPU 1280x720
623 points (1%)
2887 points (6%)
3DMark Vantage
P Result 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5
P Result 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon HD 6790
P GPU no PhysX 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5
P GPU no PhysX 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon HD 6790
3DMark 2001SE - Standard 1024x768
38450 Points (40%)
57880 Points (60%)
3DMark 03 - Standard 1024x768
15844 Points (8%)
58335 Points (30%)
3DMark 05 - Standard 1024x768
10717 Points (20%)
27695 Points (53%)
3DMark 06 Standard 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5
Standard 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon HD 6790
Unigine Heaven 2.1 - high, Tesselation (normal), DirectX11 1280x1024
10 fps (4%)
46.1 fps (21%)
Windows 7 Experience Index - Gaming graphics
6.5 points (93%)
Windows 7 Experience Index - Graphics
6.5 points (93%)
Cinebench R10 Shading 32Bit + AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5
Shading 32Bit + AMD Radeon HD 6790
Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64Bit + AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5
OpenGL 64Bit + AMD Radeon HD 6790
Cinebench R15
OpenGL 64Bit + AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5
Ref. Match 64Bit + AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5

Average Benchmarks AMD Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5 → 100%

Average Benchmarks AMD Radeon HD 6790 → 357%

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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

low 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
50.3  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
29  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
11.5  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
8.2  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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F1 2013

F1 2013

2013
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
48  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
38  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
20  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Fifa 14

Fifa 14

2013
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
42.4  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12.8  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
10.1  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
5.5  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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GRID 2

GRID 2

2013
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
69.7  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
35  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
23.3  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12.5  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
77  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
31  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
23.7  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
13.3  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
46.8  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
32.5  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
15.4  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
8.5  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
23.2  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
15.3  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
13.1  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Fifa 13

Fifa 13

2012
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
72  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
40  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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F1 2012

F1 2012

2012
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
51  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
38  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
17  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Torchlight 2

Torchlight 2

2012
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
37.2  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
134.3  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
81.2  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
54.1  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
29.4  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
20  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
11  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
40.3  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
30.2  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
10.9  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
5.1  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
27  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
19  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
10.5  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
34  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
29  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
5  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
74 74 ~ 74 fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
32 33 ~ 33 fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
22 22 ~ 22 fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
6 7 ~ 7 fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
70  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
45  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
37  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
23  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
28.3  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
15.6  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
10.9  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
4.7  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1280x720
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
32  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
25  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
16  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Alan Wake

Alan Wake

2012
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
22.4  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
14  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
6  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Anno 2070

Anno 2070

2011
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
56  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
22  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
14  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
7  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1280x720
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
32  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
22  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
15  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
146  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
53  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
29  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
15  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
24  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
64  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
48  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
4  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Fifa 12

Fifa 12

2011
high 1360x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
70  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
39  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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F1 2011

F1 2011

2011
low 800x600
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
70  fps
med. 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
31  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
20  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
69  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
21  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
9  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Dirt 3

Dirt 3

2011
low 800x600
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
138.2  fps
med. 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
41.1  fps
high 1360x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
27.4  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12.8  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
21  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
14  fps
high 1600x900
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
7  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Crysis 2

Crysis 2

2011
low 800x600
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
46  fps
361%
Radeon HD 6790:
166  fps
med. 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
31  fps
365%
Radeon HD 6790:
113  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
20  fps
420%
Radeon HD 6790:
84  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
7  fps
429%
Radeon HD 6790:
30  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Radeon HD 6790:
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Total War: Shogun 2

Total War: Shogun 2

2011
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
124  fps
med. 1280x720
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
17.6  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
ultra 1920x1080
Radeon HD 6790:
78  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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Fifa 11

Fifa 11

2010
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
46  fps
398%
Radeon HD 6790:
183  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
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Civilization 5

Civilization 5

2010
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
30  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
7.6  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Mafia 2

Mafia 2

2010
low 800x600
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
42.6  fps
med. 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
27  fps
413%
Radeon HD 6790:
111.5  fps
high 1360x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
21.2  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12.7  fps
506%
Radeon HD 6790:
64.3  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
209  fps
med. 1360x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
34  fps
high 1360x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
24  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
14  fps
393%
Radeon HD 6790:
55  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
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Just Cause 2

Just Cause 2

2010
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
6.7  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 800x600
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
46  fps
med. 1360x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
22  fps
high 1600x900
Radeon HD 6790:
52  fps
ultra 1920x1080
Radeon HD 6790:
16  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
82  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
38  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
26.3  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12.1  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
low 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
46  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
35  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
22  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
11  fps
427%
Radeon HD 6790:
47  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
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Stalker: Call of Pripyat

Stalker: Call of Pripyat

2010
ultra 1920x1200
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
5  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Risen

Risen

2009
low 800x600
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
87  fps
med. 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
25  fps
high 1366x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
19  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
11  fps
564%
Radeon HD 6790:
62  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
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Resident Evil 5

Resident Evil 5

2009
high 1360x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
34.2  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
19.8  fps
392%
Radeon HD 6790:
77.7  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
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Colin McRae: DIRT 2

Colin McRae: DIRT 2

2009
low 800x600
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
74.2  fps
med. 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
47.9  fps
high 1360x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
22.3  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
12.8  fps
352%
Radeon HD 6790:
45.1  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
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ArmA 2

ArmA 2

2009
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
7 (!)  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
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Sims 3

Sims 3

2009
high 1280x1024
Radeon HD 6790:
85  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto

GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto

2008
high 1280x1024
Radeon HD 6790:
62.8  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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Far Cry 2

Far Cry 2

2008
low 640x480
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
122.3  fps
high 1024x768
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
31.9  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
11.9  fps
520%
Radeon HD 6790:
61.9  fps
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5:
»
Radeon HD 6790:
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Crysis Warhead

Crysis Warhead

2008
ultra 1024x768
Radeon HD 6790:
36  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
»
Trackmania Nations Forever

Trackmania Nations Forever

2008
ultra 1920x1080
Radeon HD 6790:
62  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
»
Supreme Commander - FA Bench

Supreme Commander - FA Bench

2007
ultra 1920x1080
Radeon HD 6790:
52  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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Crysis - GPU Benchmark

Crysis - GPU Benchmark

2007
high 1024x768
Radeon HD 6790:
89  fps
ultra 1920x1080
Radeon HD 6790:
26  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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World in Conflict - Benchmark

World in Conflict - Benchmark

2007
ultra 1920x1080
Radeon HD 6790:
55  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark

Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark

2005
high 1024x768
Radeon HD 6790:
266  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft

2005
high 1280x1024
Radeon HD 6790:
78  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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Counter-Strike Source

Counter-Strike Source

2004
high 1024x768
Radeon HD 6790:
280  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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Doom 3

Doom 3

2004
ultra 1024x768
Radeon HD 6790:
240  fps
Radeon HD 6790:
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Average Gaming AMD Radeon HD 6790 → 426%

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