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eVGA X58 3X SLI Review

Zertz    -   March 8, 2009
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Testing:

Specview 10 is a benchmark designed to test OpenGL performance. I will be using the multi-threaded tests to measure the performance when run in this mode. The tests used for comparison are listed below. The default multi-threaded tests were chosen to be able to compare across platforms. In these tests, higher scores equate to better performance. Since the E8400 is a Dual core CPU results will only be shown in the 2 thread test.

 

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Higher is Better

 

Higher is Better

 

 

Higher is Better

 

PcMark Vantage is used to measure complete system performance. We will be running a series of tests to gauge performance of each individual board to see which board, if any, rises above the others.

 

The eVGA board doesn't seem to appreciate the SpecView testing and constantly scores slightly below it's fellow X58 motherboards. However, it makes a solid show in PCMark Vantage and is only barely beaten by MSI's Eclipse by 30 points or so. The overclocked results don't show huge improvements, but they're enough to take the number 1 spot.




  1. Introduction & Closer Look
  2. Closer Look: Bundled Accessories
  3. Closer Look: The Motherboard
  4. Closer Look: Drivers & Programs
  5. Closer Look: The Bios
  6. Closer Look: The Bios (Continued)
  7. Specifications & Features
  8. Testing: Setup & Overclocking
  9. Testing: Apophysis, WinRar
  10. Testing: Specview10, PCMark Vantage
  11. Testing: SiSoft Sandra 2009
  12. Testing: ScienceMark 2.0, Cinebench 10,HDTune 2.55
  13. Testing: Far Cry 2
  14. Testing: Crysis Warhead
  15. Testing: BioShock
  16. Testing: Call of Duty World at War
  17. Testing: Dead Space
  18. Testing: Fallout 3
  19. Testing: Left 4 Dead
  20. Testing: 3DMark 06 Professional
  21. Testing: 3DMark Vantage
  22. Conclusion
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