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Intel's New Weapon: Pentium 4 Prescott

Test Setup

Intel Processors (Socket 478)
200 MHz FSB (Dual DDR400)Pentium 4 Extreme Edition 3.4 GHz (2 MB L3-Cache)Pentium 4 Extreme Edition 3.2 GHz (2 MB L3-Cache)
200 MHz FSB (Dual DDR400)Pentium 4 3.40 GHz (512 kB L2-Cache)Pentium 4 3.20 GHz (512 kB L2-Cache)Pentium 4 3.00 GHz (512 kB L2-Cache)Pentium 4 2.80 GHz (512 kB L2-Cache)Pentium 4 2.60 GHz (512 kB L2-Cache)Pentium 4E 3.20 GHz (1 MB L2-Cache)Pentium 4E 3.00 GHz (1 MB L2-Cache)Pentium 4E 2.80 GHz (1 MB L2-Cache)
133 MHz FSB (Dual DDR333)Pentium 4 3.06 GHz (512 kB Cache)Pentium 4 2.80 GHz (512 kB Cache)Pentium 4 2.66 GHz (512 kB Cache)
AMD Processors (Socket A)
200 MHz FSB (Dual DDR400)Athlon XP 3200+ (2200 MHz, 512 kB L2-Cache)Athlon XP 3000+ (2100 MHz, 512 kB L2-Cache)
166 MHz FSB (Dual DDR333)Athlon XP 3000+ (2166 MHz, 512 kB L2-Cache)Athlon XP 2800+ (2083 MHz, 512 kB L2-Cache)Athlon XP 2700+ (2166 MHz, 256 kB L2-Cache)Athlon XP 2600+ (1917 MHz, 512 kB L2-Cache)Athlon XP 2500+ (1833 MHz, 512 kB L2-Cache)
AMD Processors (Socket 940)
200 MHz FSB (Dual DDR400 reg.)Athlon 64 FX-51 (2200 MHz, 1 MB L2-Cache)
AMD Processors (Socket 754)
200 MHz HT (Single DDR400)Athlon 64 3400+ (2200 MHz, 1 MB L2-Cache)Athlon 64 3200+ (2200 MHz, 1 MB L2-Cache)
Memory
Intel Platform4x Corsiar TwinX CMX256A-3200LL (XMS32005V1.1)256 MB per DIMMCL 2.0 - tRCD 2 - tRP 2 - tRAS 6 for 133 and 200 MHz FSB
AMD Athlon 642x Corsair TwinX CMX512-3200LL (MXS32005 V1.2)512 MB per DIMMCL 2.0 - tRCD 3 - tRP 2 - tRAS 6
AMD Athlon 64 FX2x Mushkin PC3200 ECC Registered High Performance512 MB per DIMMCL 2.0 - tRCD 3 - tRP 2 - tRAS 6
AMD Athlon XP2x Corsair TwinX CMX512-3200LL (MXS32005 V1.2)512 MB per DIMMCL 2.0 - tRCD 3 - tRP 2 - tRAS 6 for 166 and 200 MHz FSB
Motherboards
Intel Platform(Socket 478)Asus P4C800-E Deluxe, Rev. 1.02Intel 875P ChipsetBIOS : 1014Intel 82547EI Gigabit Ethernet Controller (CSA)
AMD Athlon 64 Platform(Socket 462)Asus K8V Deluxe, Rev. 1.12VIA K8T800 ChipsetBIOS : 10043COM/Marvell 940 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
AMD Athlon 64 FX Platform(Socket 940)Asus SK8N Rev : 1.03VIA K8T800 ChipsetBIOS : ???Broadcom BCM5705 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
AMD Athlon XP Platform(Socket A)Asus A7N8X-E, Rev. 2.0NVIDIA nForce2 Ultra 400 ChipsetBIOS : 10073COM 3C905C-TX-M PCI 100 Mbit Network Controller
System Hardware
Graphics CardAsus A9800XT/DVD, Rev. 1.01GPU : ATI Radeon 9800XT, 412 MHz Chip ClockMemory : 128 MB DDR SDRAM, 365 MHz Chip Clock
Sound CardTerratec Aureon 7.1 Space
Hard Drives (RAID 0 Stripeset)Maxtor 6Y080M0 Serial ATA, 80 GB80 GB Per Platter, 7200 rpm, 8 MB Cache
Disk Subsystem (AMD Platforms)Promise FastTrak S150 TX2plus (Bios : 1.00.0.30)32 Bit PCI Add-On SATA RAID Controller
Disk Subsystem (Intel Platform)Intel FW82801ER ICH5R / South Bridge ControllerOn-Board SATA RAID Controller
Network ControllersSee Motherboards
Software
Chipset SoftwareIntel Chipset Installation Utility 5.1.1.1002NVIDIA Platform Driver 3.13VIA Hyperion 4in1 Ver. 4.51
Graphics DriverATI Catalyst 4.1 (7.97 / 6.14.10.6414)
Storage DriversIntel Application Accelerator RAID Edition 3.5.3Promise FastTrak S150 TX2plus Driver Ver. 1.00.0.37
Network Drivers3COM Windows Default Network DriverBroadcom BCM5705 Driver Build 7.35aIntel Pro Network Driver 8.3
DirectX Version9.0b
OSWindows XP Professional 5.1.2600, Service Pack 1
Benchmarks and SettingsOpenGL
Quake III Team Arena[3D Shooter]Version 1.32640x480, 32 BitTimedemo thg3Graphics Detail : MediumTexture Filter : Bilinear
SPECviewperf[Synthetic OpenGL Benchmark]Version 7.1.11280x1024, 32 Bit
WolfensteinVersion : 2.55
Enemy Territory[3D Shooter]1024x786, 32 BitGraphics Details NormalTimedemo demo4
DirectX 8
Comanche 4 Demo[Helicopter Simulator]1024x768, 32 BitNo Audio
Unreal Tournament 2003[3D Shooter]Version 2206system/benchmark.exe1024x768, 32 BitNo AudioTexture Detail = NormalCharacter Detail = NormalWorld Detail = HighestPhysics Detail = Highall = on, Decal Stay = High
Splinter Cell[3D Shooter]Version 1.2b2_2_1_KalinatekDemo1024x786 32 Bit / no soundShdow resolution : lowShadow detail : lowEffects quality : low
DirectX 9a
Futuremark 3DMark03[3D Benchmark]Version 3.4.0Graphics and CPU Default Benchmark1024 x 786 - 32 bit
X2-The Threat Rolling[3D Game Demo]Benchmark-ModeGraphic Settings : all off1024x768, 32 Bit (X8R8G8B8)
AquaMark3[3D Benchmark]1024 x 768 - 32 bitAudio = offAdvanced MeasurementAntialiasing mode : offAnisotropy : offLevel Detail : very low
Video
MAINconcept MPEG Encoder[MPEG2 Encoding]Version 1.4.11.2 GB DV to MPEG II Conversion720x576, Audio Enabled
Pinnacle Studio 8 SE[Video Creation]Version 8.8.17Rendering - DVD Compatible40 MB MPEG File, no Audio
XMPEG, DivX[MPEG-4 Encoding]XMPEG 5.0.3, DivX 5.1.1AMD : Otimized MMX iDCTIntel : Otimized SEE2 iDCTDivX 5.1.1 ProAudio : offPsychovisual Enhancements : offResize : 720x576 (Multiple 16)Restore Defaults780 kbpsfeedback windows : off
Windows Media Encoder 9[Windows Media File Creation]Version : 9.00.00.2980436 MB AVI File convert to WMVWindows Media server (streaming)
Microsoft Movie Maker[Windows Media Video Creation]Version 2.0416 MB DV to WMV
Audio
Steinberg Nuendo 2.0[Professional Audio Software]Version : 2.0.0 - Build on May 6 2003VST MultitrackASIO Driver : Aureon sky/space (96.000 kHz)Clock Source : InternalResulution : 32 bit (float)Smaple Rate : 96.000 kHzFile of type : Wave File (.wav)Channels (Stereo Split)
Lame[MP3 Encoding]Version 3.95.1178 MB .wav file
Applications
BAPCo SYSmark 2004[Overall System Benchmark]Fresh System Installation
WinRARVersion 3.20[File Compression]178 MB Wave file, Compression = Best
Newtek Lightwave[Rendering]Version 7.5c - Build 572Render First Frame = 1Render Last Frame = 60Render Frame Step = 1Rendering Bench"variations.lws"Show Rendering in Progress = 320x240Ray Trace Shadows, ReflectionRefraction, Transparency = onMultithreading = 8 Threads
Maxon ComputerVersion 8.503
Cinema 4D XL[Rendering]Rendering in 1024x768, "ship_dirt"
Discreet 3DStudio MAX 6[Rendering]Characters "Dragon_Charater_rig"Rendering Single, 1024x768
WolframresearchVersion 5.0.0.0
Mathematica 5MMA 40 Test
Synthetic Benchmarks
Futuremark PCMark04[Overall System Benchmark]CPU and Memory Tests
SiSoft Sandra 2004 Pro[Overall System Benchmark]CPU MultiMedia / CPU ArithmeticMemory Bandwidth Benchmark