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MSI X48 Platinum Motherboard - Benchmarks - 3DMark06

We've got MSI's feature-packed DDR3 based X48 Platinum in hand which we compare to DDR3 X38 and P35 motherboards.

| Socket LGA 775 in Motherboards | Posted: Jan 21, 2008 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 88%Manufacturer: MSI

3DMark06

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.1.0

 

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.

 

 

Into our first gaming benchmark, and while being synthetic it still shows the same trends we have seen in our previous system tests.

 

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