Benchmark Results: Productivity
3ds Max 9 finds Gigabyte and ECS falling only a second behind four performance leaders.
ECS shoots to the top with Foxconn in AVG, while Asus strangely drops below even the turbo-free Jetway. We retested the P6T SE twice to make sure this result was accurate.
WinRAR shows the largest-yet-seen performance variation between motherboard models.
WinZip results are more consistent than WinRAR, with the turboless BI-600 lagging behind motherboards that support Intel Turbo mode.