Sign in with
Sign up | Sign in

Test System Configuration and Benchmarks

AMD Unleashed: Four CPUs, Two GPUs, All Overclocked
By
System Hardware
Processors
AMD Phenom II X4 940 Black Edition (Deneb) 3.0 GHz, 1800 MHz HT, 6MB L3 Cache
AMD Phenom II X3 720 Black Edition (Heka) 2.8 GHz, 2000 MHz HT, 6MB L3 Cache
AMD Phenom X4 9950 Black Edition (Agena) 2.6 GHz, 2000 MHz HT, 2MB L3 Cache
AMD Athlon 7750 Black Edition (Kuma) 2.7 GHz, 1800 MHz HT, 2MB L3 Cache
Motherboard
Asus M3A78-T (AM2+) 790GX / SB750, BIOS 0802
Chipset, BIOS version
RAM
Corsair 4 GB ( 2 x 2GB) DDR2-1066, 5-5-5-15, 2.1V
Hard Drives
Western Digital Caviar Black WD 6401AALS 640GB, 7200 RPM, 32MB Cache, SATA 3.0 Gb/s
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST3500418AS 500GB, 7200 RPM, 16MB Cache, SATA 3.0 Gb/s
Graphics Cards
AMD Radeon HD 4870 X2 2GB GDDR5 750 MHz GPU, 900 MHz GDDR5
AMD Radeon HD 4870 512MB GDDR5 750 MHz GPU, 900 MHz GDDR5
Power supplies
Antec Neo Power 650W
Antec True Power Trio 650W
CoolersXigmatek HDT-S1283
Artic Cooling Freezer 64 Pro
System Software And Drivers
OS
Windows Vista Ultimate Edition, 32-bit, SP1
DirectX Version
DirectX 10
Display Driver
Catalyst 9.2
Benchmarks and Settings
3D Games
Crysis
Version : 1.2.1, Video Quality : Very High Details, Demo : CPU-Benchmark + Tom’s Hardware Tool
Supreme Commander Forged Alliance
Version : 1.5.3599, Video Quality : Highest Settings, Demo : WallaceTX_006_006, Benchmark : Fraps 2.9.4 - Build 7037
Unreal Tournament 3
Version : 1.2, Sound and DirectX10, Texture Details : 5, Level Details : 5, Demo : vCTF-Reflection_bot, Time : 12/60
World In Conflict
Version : 1.0.0.9, Video Quality : Very High details, Demo : Game-Benchmark
Audio Encoding
iTunes
Version : 7.7.0.43, Audio CD (Terminator II SE), 53 min, Default format AAC
Lame MP3
Version : 3.98 Beta 3 (05-22-2007), Audio CD ""Terminator II SE, 53 min, wave to MP3, 160kb/s
Video Encoding
TMPEG 4.5
Version : 4.5.1.254, Import File : Terminator 2 SE DVD (5 Minutes), Resolution : 720x576 (PAL) 16:9
DivX 6.8.3
Encoding mode : Insane Quality, Enhanced Multi-threading, Enabled using SSE4, Quarter-pixel search
XviD 1.1.3
Display encoding status = off
Mainconcept Reference 1.5.1
Reference H.264 Plugin Pro 1.5.1

MPEG2 to MPEG2 (H.264), MainConcept H.264/AVC Codec, 28 sec HDTV 1920x1080 (MPEG2), Audio : MPEG2 (44.1 kHz, 2 Channel, 16-Bit, 224 kbp/s), Mode : PAL (25 FPS), Profile : Tom’s Hardware Settings for Qct-Core
Applications
Autodesk 3D Studio Max 9
Version : 9.0, Rendering Dragon Image at 1920x1080 (HDTV)
Grisoft AVG Anti-Virus 8
Version : 8.0.134, Virus base : 270.4.5/1533, Benchmark : Scan 334 MB Folder of ZIP/RAR compressed files
WinRAR 3.80
Version 3.70 BETA 8, WinZIP Commandline Version 2.3, Compression = Best, Dictionary = 4,096 KB, Benchmark : THG-Workload (334 MB)
WinZip 11
Version 11.2, Compression = Best, Benchmark : THG-Workload (139 MB)
Synthetic Benchmarks
3Dmark Vantage
Version : 1.02, GPU and CPU scores
PCMark Vantage
Version : 1.00, System, Memory, Hard Disk Drive benchmarks, Windows Media Player 10.00.00.3646
SiSoftware Sandra XII SP2
Version 2008.5.14.24, CPU Test = CPU Arithmetic / MultiMedia, Memory Test = Bandwidth Benchmark
React To This Article