Sapphire Radeon HD 6670 and Radeon HD 6570 Graphics Cards Review
StarCraft 2 – DirectX 9
The revolutionary strategy title returns with a highly polished sequel that focuses on the events set four years after the Brood Wars. Taking control of Jim Raynor and a rag-tag bunch of mercenaries and rebels it is up to you to not only liberate the remaining Terran colonies from tyranny but also to fend off attacks from aliens intent on eradicating what is left of the human race once and for all. Players are expected to manage their resources, develop technology and defend their bases, all in real time, in a sprawling single player campaign that sees increasing difficulty as it progresses. Those wanting a real challenge can take it online and compete head-to-head with other players in one of the most fast-paced and challenging competitive games created.
Testing was performed at 1920×1080 and ultra in game settings were enabled.
StarCraft 2 has proven its popularity over the past 9 or so months and is one of the best-selling titles in that timeframe. The great news for RTS fans is that the game plays very well on the 6570/6670 at 1920×1080. 6500 series users will find Ultra detail playable, with Very High advisable for those we prefer ultra-smooth performance. The 6670 is perfectly suited to Ultra though and plays very well at this detail level, even at 1920×1080.
Here is how the game looks at our tested settings.