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OpenGL Workstation Graphics: Now We're Talking High End!

Test Configuration

All of the following data refers only to the performance comparison, which is also included in the evaluation.

Common Hardware
WorkstationDell Precision 670
Processors2x Intel Xeon 7030 2.8 GHz (FSB800, Dual Core) with HT disabled, on WinXP
Hard DiskSamsung HD160JJ/P (160 GB, 7200 RPM, 8.9 ms access, SATA)
MotherboardDell Precision 670
System Memory4 GB (Hynix PC2-3200R-333-12)
OpenGL Graphics Cards
ATi OpenGL cardsATi FireGL V7350ATi FireGL V7300
Nvidia OpenGL cardNvidia Quadro FX 4500
Drivers & Settings
ATI FireGL series driver8.223 and FireGL 3dsm plugin
Nvidia QuadroFX series driverForceware 84.26
3dsm drivers for QuadroFX seriesMaxtreme 3dsm plugin 8.00.03
Resolution1280x1024, 32-bit, 75 Hz, Vsync=off
Operating SystemWindows XP SP2 (v2149)
Benchmarks
Viewperf (synthetic)SPECopc Viewperf 8.1
Solidworks (Application)SPECapc Solidworks 2005 benchmark
3D Studio Max (Application)SPECapc 3DSMAX 7 benchmark
Maya (Application)SPECapc Maya 6.5 benchmark

Test Platform

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