Gigabyte MA790FX-DS5 ReviewFormer staff writer - March 16, 2008
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3DMark06 is one of the benchmarks that always comes up when a bragging contest is begun. 3DMark06 presents a severe test for many of today's hardware components. Let's see how this setup fares. 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
In the video gaming section of this review, the Gigabyte has performed as well as or better than the competition in all of the games and resolutions. Coupled with winning 60 percent of the system tests, the Gigabyte MA790FX-DS-5 has been shown to be a strong performer.