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Athlon Vs. Atom: Duel Of The Energy Savers

Test System, Drivers, Benchmarks, Settings

Components Details
AMD MotherboardAsus M2N32-SLI Deluxe, Rev 1.03G nVidia nForce5, BIOS: 1001 (03/13/2007)
AMD 780G MotherboardMSI K9A2GM-FD/FIH AMD 780G, BIOS: 1.4 (04/06/2008)
Intel MotherboardGigabyte GA-EP35C-DS3R Rev 2.1 Intel P35, BIOS: F3e (03/27/2008)
ITX Intel Celeron 220Intel D201GLY2 SIS 626, BIOS: 0137 (01/04/2008)
Memory2x 1GB A-DATA DDR2-1066+ Vitesta Extreme Edition TakeMS 1x 2GB
DVD-ROMSamsung SH-D163A, SATA150
Graphics CardFoxconn nVidia GeForce 8800 GTX GPU: 575 MHz Shader: 1350 MHz Memory: 786 MB DDR4 (900 MHz, 384 bit)
Sound CardCreative Labs Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer
Power SupplyCoolermaster RS850-EMBA, ATX 2.2, 850 W
Component Details
Operating SystemWindows Vista Enterprise Version 6.0 (Build 6000) Windows XP SP2 VL
DirectX 10DirectX 10 (Vista Default)
DirectX 9Version: April 2007
SoundcardVista Driver 2.13.0012 (15.03.2007)
Soundcard - AtomVista Driver VIA HD V5.30.32.080228
Graphics DrivernVidia ForceWare Version 158.18 (32 Bit) WHQL
Intel X38 ChipsetVersion 8.1.1.1010 (21.11.2006)
Intel Atom ChipsetVersion 8.2.0.1008
nVidia Chipset DrivernForce Driver: 15.00 (02.02.2007) WHQL
82945G Express - AtomVersion 15.8.2.64.1461 (03.01.2008)
Intel G33 ExpressVersion 15.9.0.1472
JavaJava Runtime Environment 6.0 Update 1
Benchmark Details
iTunes 7.2Version: 7.1.1.5 Audio CD (Terminator II SE), 53 min High Quality (160 kbps)
Lame MP3Version 3.98 Beta 3 (05.22.2007) Audio CD Terminator II SE, 53 min wave to mp3 160 kbps
Benchmark Details
Grisoft AVG Anti-VirusVersion: 7.5.467 Virus base: 269.6.1/776 Benchmark Scan: Vista Enterprise (Windows folder) 8 GB
WinRARVersion 3.70 Beta 8 Compression = Best Dictionary = 4096 kB Benchmark: THG-Workload
Maxon Cinema 4D Release 10Version 10.008 Rendering from a scene (Water drop at a rose) Resolution: 1280 x 1024 - 8 Bit (50 frames)
Deep Fritz 10Version: Nov 16 2006
Benchmark Details
PCMark05 ProVersion 1.2.0 CPU and Memory Tests Windows Media Player 10.00.00.3646 Windows Media Encoder 9.00.00.2980
SiSoftware Sandra XI SP1cCPU Test = CPU Arithmetic / MultiMedia Memory Test = Bandwidth Benchmark