AMD Turns Up The Heat: Athlon XP 1900+

3D Rendering Performance: SPECviewperf "Lightscape"

In the Lightscape benchmark, the Intel Pentium 4/2000 continues to be a nose ahead of the competition - the fastest Athlon XP 1900+ takes fifth place.

MPEG-2 Video Encoding: Pinnacle Studio 7

The Intel Pentium 4/2000 was still the fastest at creating an MPEG-2 film using Pinnacle Studio 7. However, the difference between it and the fastest AMD processor - the Athlon XP 1900+ - is minimal.