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Performance Computing - Q1 2005 (AMD64 and SLI Overclocked) - Benchmarks - PCMark 2002

It has been 14 months since our last Performance PC article was published where we collected the best performing computer parts around and built up one of the quickest and most expensive systems of its time. Today we bring you our much anticipated follow-up taking a look at exactly what almost $5,000 USD worth of hardware gets you. Based around an AMD Athlon 64 system with SLI, we have oodles and oodles of performance to play with. Read on as we bring you our recommended Performance Computing system for Q1 2005.

| Editorials in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Feb 4, 2005 5:00 am

PCMark 2002

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 2002/April 22nd Patch

 

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

 

Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/pcmark04/

 

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PCMark is a multipurpose benchmark, suited for benchmarking all kinds of PCs, from laptops to workstations, as well as across multiple Windows operating systems. This easy-to-use benchmark makes professional strength benchmarking software available even to novice users. PCMark consists of a series of tests that represent common tasks in home and office programs. PCMark also covers many additional areas outside the scope of other MadOnion.com benchmarks.

 

 

 

We can see that the overclocked system gives us a massive memory score with us well and truly on the way to 12,000 Marks. CPU gets a nice little increase in performance but we will have to see if this helps us a lot in our real world benchmarks remembering that our graphics cards are overclocked as well.

 

 

 

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