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Test Setup

Dual Core Processors For Low-Power, High-Performance Desktops
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Processors
Socket 939 AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ Manchester (2.0 GHz 64+64/512 kB)
Socket 754 AMD Turion 64 MT-40 (2.2 GHz 64+64/1024 kB)
Socket 479 Intel Pentium M 780 (2.26 GHz 32+32/2048 kB)
Socket 479 Intel Core Duo T2600 (2.16 GHz 32+32/2048 kB)
Motherboards
Socket 479 MSI 915GM Speedster
Rev. 1.0 BIOS : 11/22/2005
Chipset : Intel 915GM
Socket 479 AOpen i975Xa-YDG
Rev. 0A BIOS : 02/22/06
Chipset : Intel 975X
Socket 754 MSI K8NGM-V
Rev. 1.0 BIOS : 080012
Chipset : Nvidia GeForce 6100
Socket 939 Biostar TForce 6100-939
Rev. 1.0 BIOS : 03/07/06
Chipset : Nvidia GeForce 6100
Memory
DDR2-667 2x 512 MB - DDR2-533/667 (400 MHz)
Corsair CM2X512A-5400UL (CL 3.0-2-2-8)
DDR400 2x 512 MB - DDR400 - (200 MHz)
OCZ PC3200 512 MB El Dual Channel Platinum Rev 2(CL 2.0-2-2-5 1T)
Common Hardware
Graphics Card (PCIe) ATI Radeon X800XL by MSI
GPU : ATI X800XL (398 MHz)
Memory : 256 MB GDDR3 (986 MHz)
Hard Drive I Western Digital WD740 Raptor
74 GB, 8 MB Cache, 7200 RPM
Hard Drive II Western Digital WD1600 Caviar
160 GB, 16 MB Cache, 7200 RPM
DVD-ROM Gigabyte GO-D1600C (16x)
Power Supply OCZ 520-12U Modstream, 520 W
Software
Intel Chipset Intel 7.2.2.1006
Intel Graphic Graphics Driver 14.18
ATI Graphic Catalyst 6.1
Nvidia nForce 4 Forceware 6.7
Nvidia nForce 4 430/410 Forceware 430/410 8.22
Nvidia Graphic Detonator 81.98
DirectX Version : 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
OS Windows XP, Build 2600 SP2

Benchmarks And Settings

Benchmarks and Settings
OpenGL
F.E.A.R Version : 1.0 Retail
Video Mode : 1024x768
Computer : High
Graphics Card : medium
Options/Performance/Test settings
Quake 4 Version : 1.0.5 Beta (Dual-Core Patch)
Video Mode : 1280x1024
Medium Quality
timedemo demo4.demo 1 (load textures)
3DMark05 Version 1.2.0
1024x768 - 32 bit
Graphics and CPU Default Benchmark
Video
Mainconcept MPEG Encoder Version : 1.5.1
1.2 GB DV to MPEG II
(720x576, Audio) converting
Pinnacle Studio 10 Plus Version : 10.1.2.2150
from : 352x288 MPEG-2 41 MB
to : 720x576 MPEG-2 95 MB
Encoding and Transition Rendering to MPEG-2/DVD
no Audio
DivX 6.1 Version : 6.1 (4 Logical CPUs)
High Definition Profile
Multipass, 3000 kBit/s
Encoding mode : Insane Quality
XviD 1.1.0 Version : 1.1.0 Beta 2
Encoding type : Two-pass - Single pass
Profile @ Level : DXN HT PAL
Target size (kbytes) : 570000
Audio
Lame MP3 Version 3.97 Beta 2 (11-29-2005)
Audio CD "Terminator II SE", 74 min
wave to mp3
160 kbps
OGG Version 1.1.2 (Intel P4 MOD)
Version 1.1.2 (Intel AMD MOD)
Audio CD "Terminator II SE", 74 min
wave to ogg
Quality : 5
Applications
Winrar Version 3.51
(303 MB, 47 Files, 2 Folders)
Compression = Best
Dictionary = 4096 kB
Autodesk 3D Studio Max Version : 8.0
Characters "Dragon_Charater_rig"
HTDV 1920x1080
Synthetic
PCMark05 Pro Version : 1.1
CPU and Memory Tests
SiSoftware Sandra 2005 Version 2005.7.10.60 SR2
CPU Test = MultiMedia / CPU Arithmetic
Memory Test = Bandwidth Benchmark
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