ECS A785GM-AD3 Motherboard Reviewjlqrb - February 1, 2010
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The first part of our testing will be the system specific benchmarks.
Let's get started with Apophysis. This program is used primarily to render and generate fractal flame images. We will run this benchmark with the following settings:
- Resolution: 2750x2048
- Quality: 500
- Limit Memory use: 512MB
The measurement used is time to render, in minutes, to complete.
Lower is Better
WinRAR is a tool to archive and compress large files to a manageable size. We will use 10MB, 100MB and 500MB files and test the time needed to compress these files. Time will be measured in seconds; the lower the better.
In Apophysis, the ECS A785GM-AD3 motherboard fell behind and at 31 seconds it was the slowest out of all of the test boards. It did, however, do exceptionally well during the WinRAR tests and managed to put up the best numbers in three of the four runs.