Dual Core Processors For Low-Power, High-Performance Desktops

MSI K8NGM-V, Continued

At first, we could not enable the energy saving Cool & Quiet feature, which had the Turion 64 lose the efficiency race against the Pentium M in our initial test runs. If, however, one disables the equivalent Intel SpeedStep feature, the systems are on par: 48 W vs. 49 W in idle mode. Check the test results for details.

DDR400 At CL2.0-2-2-5