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ASUS EPU 6 vs. MSI DrMOS vs. GIGABYTE DES Advanced - Benchmarks - Max CPU Overclock - Power and Heat

Today we pit ASUS with GIGABYTE and MSI to see which power saving technology offers the best overall efficiency.

| Editorials in Motherboards | Posted: Sep 8, 2008 4:00 am

Maximum CPU Overclock - Power and Heat

 

Lastly on our list of tests we have the maximum CPU core clock results. Again, power consumption tests were done with each boards' respective power management enabled and disabled.

 

Maximum CPU Overclock - Power Consumption

 

ASUS EPU vs. MSI DrMOS vs. GIGABYTE DES

 

In our final power test we see ASUS still managing to just keep in front of GIGABYTE only when EPU 6 is enabled. With the energy saving systems disabled, GIGABYTE manages to just creep into the lead.

 

Maximum CPU Overclock - Temperatures

 

ASUS EPU vs. MSI DrMOS vs. GIGABYTE DES

 

Finally, in our last test we still see MSIs Circu-pipe and DrMOS driver Mosfets managing to keep the heat right down.

 

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