After applying more patches than a NASCAR team jacket, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is finally able to get some use from extra CPU cores and Nvidia's SLI technology. Even then, the game’s High Quality preset has difficulty pushing past the limits of AVADirect’s quad-core CPU and single GPU. Stepping up to a resolution of 5760x1080 puts Origin PC on top.
The Ultra preset is where Origin PC's Chronos makes its stand in this game, outpacing our second-place in-house System Builder Marathon machine by more than 10%.
- Origin's Mini Cube With Big Hardware Specs
- Getting To Know Our Chronos
- Origin PC Tweaks The Chronos For Better Performance
- Test Settings And Benchmark Configuration
- Results: 3DMark And PCMark
- Results: SiSoftware Sandra
- Results: Battlefield 3
- Results: Far Cry 3
- Results: F1 2012
- Results: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
- Results: Audio And Video Encoding
- Results: Adobe Creative Suite
- Results: Productivity
- Results: File Compression
- Power And Heat
- Average Performance Versus Efficiency
- Can A $4000+ Gaming Cube Still Deliver Value?