ASUS P7P55D Premium and P7P55D-E Pro Reviewccokeman -
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3DMark06 is one of the benchmarks that always comes up when a bragging contest is started. 3DMark06 presents a severe test for many of today's hardware components. Let's see how these setups fare. The settings we will use are listed below.
- SM2.0 Graphics Tests: GT1- Return to Proxycon, GT2- Firefly Forest
- CPU Tests: CPU1- Red Valley, CPU2- Red Valley
- HDR/SM3.0 Graphics Tests: HDR1- Canyon Flight, HDR2- Deep Freeze
Again, you get results that show with similar components, you get similar performance. Overclocking does show gains in performance, making it a worthwhile endeavor. The higher overclocked scores delivered by the P7P55D Premium over the Pro are due to the difference in the overclocked speeds.