NVIDIA Geforce GTX 570 Reviewccokeman -
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3DMark06 is one of the benchmarks that always comes up when a bragging contest begins. 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.
- Default test settings
- Resolutions 1280x1024 - 2560x1600
- 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
Higher = Better
The GTX 570 outperforms the GTX 480 in the higher resolutions and is well ahead of the HD 5870 and GTX 470 through all four resolutions. When overclocked, the GTX 570 is hampered by the low overhead on this sample.