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Gaming Performance Quake3

Intel's New Weapon: The Coppermine
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Quake 3 Arena - 640x480x16     NORMAL - Q3DEMO1  
CPU fps   CPU fps
Pentium III 500 85   Athlon 500 94
Pentium III 500E 102      
Pentium III 533B 90      
Pentium III 533EB 105      
Pentium III 550 92   Athlon 550 100
Pentium III 550E 107      
Pentium III 600 97   Athlon 600 106
Pentium III 600B 97      
Pentium III 600E 112      
Pentium III 600EB 110      
Pentium III 650 117   Athlon 650 109
Pentium III 667 116      
Pentium III 700 120   Athlon 700 114
Pentium III 733 121      
Pentium III 750 (overclocked) 124   Athlon 750 (overclocked) 117
      Kryotech Cool Athlon 800 121
      Kryotech Cool Athlon 900 125

I mentioned my surprise already before, Coppermine scores incredibly well under Q3Test. This is the one benchmark where Athlon is looking bad, but I wonder if this hasn't got something to do with GeForce's driver. I am sure that Athlon could look a lot better with some software optimizing as well.

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