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Issues with VIA's Apollo Pro133A

C - VIA Apollo Pro 133A With CL3 PC133 SDRAM, Continued

AGP-performance is heavily depending on memory performance. CL3 has a bit of an impact even on this benchmark.

The professional OpenGL-benchmark Viewperf is very touchy about memory bandwidth. Using CL3 instead of CL2 results in 5-8% performance loss.

Follow-up by reading the article 'Showdown at 133 MHz FSB - Part2, The Real McCoy '.