i am new to using 3dmark but i ran it a couple times off of a fresh boot and my score seems HoRRIBLE (around the 1500s).. i expected alot more from my setup.. am i missing something??
- p4 3.0 ghz w/ 2GB ram
- windows vista ultimate (ive run the program on xp too & same score)
- ati radeon x800Pro
- monitor 1440 x 900 (ive run the 3dmark on all diff resolutions..)
- cpu temp avg 40C
and i dont overclock
its 3dMark 06
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3D-Mark06 tests for Shader Model 3, which isn't supported by the X800 series. That is why you score is so low. I have a similar situation with a X800GTO unlocked to 16 pipes. My laptop actually scores higher in 3DMark06 because it has a dedicated graphics solution that does support SM3.