Heir To The BX: 18 Pentium III Motherboards Using The 815 Chipset

SYSmark 2000 - Windows 98 SE

The Asus CUSL2 motherboard is taking the lead once again - but only because Excel sorted it that way! Chaintech, Epox, DFI, Gigabyte, Jetway and ABit get the same high results. Also the rest of the test bed is all but far away.

SPECviewperf 6.1.2 - Advanced Visualizer

I used the SPECviewperf benchmark primarily to test the system stability. All boards score pretty much the same in Advanced Visualizer. A sad exception is the shuttle board, which is a good bit slower.

SPECviewperf 6.1.2 - Design Review

There is clearly a difference between the boards - but only around 5%. The Gigabyte board is able to pull ahead a little bit.