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Test Setup

AMD Athlon FX-60's Dual-Core Assault
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System Hardware
Socket 775 Processors Intel Pentium EE 955
(Presler 65 nm, 3.46 GHz, 2x 2 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium D 950
(Presler 90 nm, 3.40 GHz, 2x 2 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium D 940
(Presler 90 nm, 3.20 GHz, 2x 2 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium D 930
(Presler 90 nm, 3.00 GHz, 2x 2 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium D 920
(Presler 90 nm, 2.80 GHz, 2x 2 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium EE 840
(Smithfield 90 nm, 3.20 GHz, 2x 1 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium D 840
(Smithfield 90 nm, 3.20 GHz, 2x 1 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium D 830
(Smithfield 90 nm, 3.00 GHz, 2x 1 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium D 820
(Smithfield 90 nm, 2.80 GHz, 2x 1 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium 4 EE 3.72
(Prescott 90 nm, 3.72 GHz, 2 MB L2 Cache)
Intel Pentium 4 EE 3.46
(Gallatin 130 nm, 3.46 GHz, 512 kB L2 Cache, 2 MB L3 Cache)
Intel Pentium 4 EE 3.40
(Gallatin 130 nm, 3.40 GHz, 512 kB L2 Cache, 2 MB L3 Cache)
Intel Pentium 4 670
(Prescott 90 nm, 3.80 GHz, 1 MB L2 Cache)
Socket 939 Processors AMD Athlon 64 X2 4800+
(Toledo 90 nm, 2.40 GHz, 2x 1 MB L2 Cache)
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4600+
(Manchester 90 nm, 2.40 GHz, 512 kB L2 Cache)
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+
(Toledo 90 nm, 2.20 GHz, 2x 1 MB L2 Cache)
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200+
(Manchester 90 nm, 2.20 GHz, 512 kB L2 Cache)
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+
(Manchester 90 nm, 2.00 GHz, 512 kB L2 Cache)
AMD Athlon 64 FX-60
(Toledo 90 nm, 2.60 GHz, 2x 1 MB L2 Cache)
AMD Athlon 64 FX-57
(San Diego 90 nm, 2.80 GHz, 1 MB L2 Cache)
AMD Athlon 64 FX-55
(San Diego 90 nm, 2.60 GHz, 1 MB L2 Cache)
AMD Athlon 64 FX-55
(Clawhammer 130 nm, 2.60 GHz, 1 MB L2 Cache)
AMD Platform ASUS A8N32-SLI Deluxe (Socket 939), Rev. 1.01
NVIDIA nForce4 SLI X16, BIOS 8060
Intel Platform Asus P5WD2-E Premium (Socket 775), Rev. 1.01G
Intel 975X, BIOS 00204
RAM I Infineon HYS64T64000GU-3.7-A
2x 512 MB DDR2-667 (333 MHz, CL 4.0-4-4-8)
RAM II GEIL GLX1 GB3200DC
2x 512 MB DDR-400 (200 MHz, CL 2.0-2-2-5, 1T)
Hard Drive I Western Digital WD160
160 GB, 7,200 UPM, 8 MB Cache, SATA150
Hard Drive II Western Digital WD160
160 GB, 7,200 UPM, 8 MB Cache, SATA150
DVD-ROM Gigabyte GO-D1600C (16x)
Graphics Card Gigabyte GV-NX78X256V-B (PCI Express)
GeForce 7800GTX (430 MHz), 256 MB GDDR3 (600 MHz)
Sound Card Terratec Aureon 7.1 Space (PCI)
96.00 kHz sample rate
AMD Networking Marvell 88E8053 PCI-Express Gb controller
Intel Networking Marvell 88E8001 PCI-Express Gb controller
Power Supply PC Power & Cooling Turbo-Cool 510, ATX 2.01, 510 Watt
System Software & Drivers
OS Windows XP Professional 5.10.2600, Service Pack 2
DirectX Version 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
Platform Drivers AMD NVIDIA nForce4 6.82 AMD Edition
Platform Drivers Intel Intel 7.2.1.1003
Graphics Driver NVIDIA ForceWare 81.95

We used two DDR400 DIMMs by GEIL. These run CL 2.0-2-2-5 timings and a 1T command rate.
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