Battle Of The Boutique Behemoths: iBuyPower Vs. Maingear PC

Benchmark Results: Applications

3DMark Vantage loves the extra GPU power of iBuyPower's GeForce GTX 295 pair.

PCMark Vantage gives iBuyPower the nod in hard drive performance, even though both systems used the same drive and chipset drivers.

Sandra prefers Maingear’s higher CPU speed and better memory timings.

Thomas Soderstrom
Thomas Soderstrom is a Senior Staff Editor at Tom's Hardware US. He tests and reviews cases, cooling, memory and motherboards.