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Irongate with Super Bypass vs. VIA Apollo KX133

Benchmark Setup

Hardware Information
CPUAMD Athlon 800
KX133 MotherboardVIA VT5249B1 Reference Board, BIOS date Jan 4, 2000
Irongate MotherboardGigabyte GA-7IX, BIOS Dec. 1999
Memory128 MB Micron/Crucial Technologies PC133 CAS2
NetworkNetgear FA310TX
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce256 DDR Reference Board
Driver Information
GeForce256NVIDIA Reference Driver rev. 3.68NVIDIA's Special KX133 Driver, rev. 3.76
KX133 Chipset DriversVIA 4in1 4.19
AMD AGP Miniport4.45
AMD Bus Master IDE Driver1.24
Environment Settings
OS VersionWindows 98 SE 4.10.2222 A / Windows NT SP6a
DirectX Version7.0
Screen Resolution under Win981024x768
Color Depth16-bit
Screen Resolution under NT1280x1024
Color Depth32-bit, true color
Refresh Rate85 Hz
DirectX Version7.0
Quake 3 ArenaRetail versioncommand line = +set cd_nocd 1 +set s_initsound 0
ExpendableDownloadable Demo VersionCommand Line Setting '-timedemo'
Descent IIIRetail versionSettings = -nosound -nomusic -nonetwork -timetest
Quake 2Retail Version, 3.20, plus AMD 3DNow!-Patch