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AMD Phenom II - DDR2 vs. DDR3 Performance - Benchmarks - 3DMark Vantage

Today we compare the performance between DDR2 and DDR3 on the AM3 platform using Jetway's new combo motherboard which supports both memory types.

| AMD CPUs & APUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Mar 11, 2009 4:00 am

3DMark Vantage

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.01

 

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

 

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

 

Buy It Here

 

 

3DMark Vantage is the new industry standard PC gaming performance benchmark from Futuremark, newly designed for Windows Vista and DirectX10. It includes two new graphics tests, two new CPU tests, several new feature tests, and support for the latest hardware.

 

3DMark Vantage is based on a completely new rendering engine, developed specifically to take full advantage of DirectX10, the new graphics API from Microsoft.

 

AMD Phenom II AM3 - DDR2 vs. DDR3 Performance

 

3DMark Vantage does get a slight boost using DDR3 memory as opposed to DDR2, but again, it's not a big leap.

 

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