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ASRock CoreHT-252B HTPC Review

nVidia_Freak    -   July 28, 2011
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Testing:

To rank ASRock's CoreHT HTPC I will run a series of objective tests and benchmarks, some synthetic and others real world, to gauge the overall performance. Finally, a few subjective tests, including gaming and Blu-ray playback, will be used to test the various uses and abilities of ASRock's HTPC.

Testing Setup:

  • Processor: Intel Core i5 2520m @ 3.2GHz
  • Motherboard: ASRock HM65-HT
  • Memory: ASint 4GB DDR3-1333 SODIMM
  • Video Card: Integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000
  • Power Supply: 95W AC/DC Power Brick
  • Hard Drive: Western Digital 500GB 7200RPM SATA 3.0Gbps
  • Optical Drive: Lite-ON DS-E41S
  • OS: Windows 7 Ultimate x64 *not included*

 

Comparison Systems:

Real World Benchmarks:

  • iTunes
  • WinZip
  • VLC

Synthetic Benchmarks:

  • Apophysis
  • Geekbench
  • Bibble 5
  • PCMark 7
  • Sandra 2011 SP3
  • Sciencemark
  • Cinebench
  • HD Tune



  1. Introduction & Closer Look
  2. Closer Look: Continued
  3. Closer Look (BIOS)
  4. Specifications & Features
  5. Testing: Setup
  6. Testing: iTunes, WinZip, VLC
  7. Testing: Apophysis, Geekbench, Bibble 5, PCMark 7
  8. Testing: SiSoft Sandra 2011
  9. Testing: Sciencemark, Cinebench, HD Tune
  10. Extras: General Usage, Blu-ray Playback & Gaming, Temperatures
  11. Conclusion
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