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Intel Pentium 4 1.5GHz

By: Cameron Wilmot | Intel CPUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Jul 2, 2001 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 7.0%Manufacturer: Intel

Benchmarking

 

TEST SYSTEM SETUP

 

Processor - Intel Pentium 4 1.5GHz, AMD Athlon 1.2GHz, Intel Pentium III 800MHz

 

RAM - 256mb RDRAM PC800, 256mb PC150 SDRAM

 

Motherboard - Intel Desktop Board D850GB i850, ABIT KT7A KT133A, Epox 815EP i815EP

 

Video Card - nVidia GeForce2 Ultra 64mb

 

Operating System - Microsoft Windows 2000 SP1

 

Drivers - nVidia 10.80, DX8, VIA 4.29, VIA AGP GART 4.05

 

Software - SiSoft Sandra 2001, 3DMark2000, 3DMark2001, Quake 3 Arena

 

Results - Sisoft Sandra 2001 CPU Benchmark

 

 

In our FPU first benchmark we see the Intel Pentium 4 beating both other processors. In ALU testing the Intel Pentium 4 is beaten by the AMD Athlon, then following the slower Intel Pentium 3.

 

Results - Sisoft Sandra 2001 Multimedia Benchmark

 

 

The Intel Pentium 4 is beaten again in this benchmark by the AMD Athlon, Intel's SSE2 technology is beaten by AMD's older 3DNow! technology.

 

Results - Sisoft Sandra 2001 Memory Benchmark

 

 

In this memory benchmark the Intel Pentium 4 increased memory bandwidth helps it take the lead from the AMD Athlon and Intel Pentium 3.

 

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