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Overclocking the G0 SLACR Q6600 to 4GHz - Benchmarks - 3DMark06

Hunting for the next G0lden CPU? We look at the new G0 stepping SLACR Intel Q6600. Let's see if it can G0 for G0ld!

| Overclocking in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Aug 18, 2007 4:00 am

3DMark06

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Build 110

 

Developer Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com

 

Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/3dmark06/

 

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3DMark06 is the very latest version of the "Gamers Benchmark" from FutureMark. The newest version of 3DMark expands on the tests in 3DMark05 by adding graphical effects using Shader Model 3.0 and HDR (High Dynamic Range lighting) which will push even the best DX9 graphics cards to the extremes.

 

3DMark06 also focuses on not just the GPU but the CPU using the AGEIA PhysX software physics library to effectively test single and Dual Core processors.

 

 

Moving to 3DMark06 we again see some nice gains from the stock 2.4GHz to 3GHz. At 3.6GHz we're breaking 15k, and ramping it all the way up to 3.8GHz? Hello 16k!

 

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