Apple iTunes takes just over two minutes to encode an entire DVD soundtrack on our $2,500 machine, but overclocking speeds it up by 21%.
Lame MP3 shows a similar scale with a 22% performance difference between stock and overclocked settings.
TMPGEnc drops the overclocking advantage to 19%.
MainConcept gets a 21% performance boost from our system’s 22% overclock.
- AMD Still Has Game
- CPU, Motherboard, And RAM
- Graphics And Power
- Case And CPU Cooling
- Water Block Installation
- Final Assembly
- Test Settings And Benchmarks
- Benchmark Results: Crysis And Fallout 3
- Benchmark Results: Far Cry 2 And H.A.W.X.
- Benchmark Results: World In Conflict
- Benchmark Results: A/V Encoding
- Benchmark Results: Productivity
- Benchmark Results: Synthetic
- Power, Heat, And Efficiency
- It’s Ready To Fight