Home / Tech News / Announcements / Asus EAH6850 Direct CU Overclock Edition Review

Asus EAH6850 Direct CU Overclock Edition Review

Unigine provides an interesting way to test hardware. It can be easily adapted to various projects due to its elaborated software design and flexible toolset. A lot of their customers claim that they have never seen such extremely-effective code, which is so easy to understand.

Heaven Benchmark is a DirectX 11 GPU benchmark based on advanced Unigine engine from Unigine Corp. It reveals the enchanting magic of floating islands with a tiny village hidden in the cloudy skies. Interactive mode provides emerging experience of exploring the intricate world of steampunk.

Efficient and well-architected framework makes Unigine highly scalable:

  • Multiple API (DirectX 9 / DirectX 10 / DirectX 11 / OpenGL) render
  • Cross-platform: MS Windows (XP, Vista, Windows 7) / Linux
  • Full support of 32bit and 64bit systems
  • Multicore CPU support
  • Little / big endian support (ready for game consoles)
  • Powerful C++ API
  • Comprehensive performance profiling system
  • Flexible XML-based data structures

1080p is a standard resolution we use with the Heaven Benchmark on all graphics cards, this means all review results are comparible throughout previous months (although drivers can alter performance).

Shaders are set to high, Tessellation to normal, anistrophy to 4 and Anti Aliasing is disabled.

The Asus EAH6850 Direct CU Overclock performs close to the level of the GTX460, falling around 1 fps behind the reference card.

Become a Patron!

Check Also

Nvidia RTX 3050 Review ft. Gigabyte and Palit

The RTX 3050 is here - surely it can't be as bad as the RX 6500 XT, right?