Don and Paul call their systems gaming machines, yet 3DMark shines most brightly on my own 3D rendering wunderbox. That is, I wonder if I can use my dual Radeon R9 290s in place of a space heater and have P2Pool pay my utility bills?
PCMark likes solid-state storage, but not to the exclusion of Paul’s hard drive-based $800 PC. Its storage score is the only synthetic result used in our overall performance analysis.
- Let The (System Builder) Games Begin
- Benchmark And Overclocking Configurations
- Results: 3DMark And PCMark
- Results: SiSoftware Sandra
- Results: Battlefield 4
- Results: Arma III
- Results: Grid 2
- Results: Far Cry 3
- Results: Audio And Video Encoding
- Results: Adobe Creative Suite
- Results: Productivity
- Results: File Compression
- Power And Heat
- Overall Performance And Efficiency
- Who Wins The Value Comparison?