TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,921 Reviews & Articles | 38,153 News Posts

GameRigs Ego Custom Gaming System - Benchmarks - Processor and Memory Capabilities

GameRigs impressed us at QuakeCon 2008 and Chris formally introduces us to this unique system builder.

| Gaming Desktop PCs in Computer Systems | Posted: Apr 6, 2009 2:03 pm
TweakTown Rating: 89%      Manufacturer: GameRigs

EVEREST Cache and Memory

 

EVEREST Ultimate Edition is an industry leading system diagnostics and benchmarking solution for enthusiasts PC users, based on the award-winning EVEREST Technology. During system optimizations and tweaking it provides essential system and overclock information, advanced hardware monitoring and diagnostics capabilities to check the effects of the applied settings.

 

CPU, FPU and memory benchmarks are available to measure the actual system performance and compare it to previous states or other systems. Furthermore, complete software, operating system and security information makes EVEREST Ultimate Edition a comprehensive system diagnostics tool that offers a total of 100 pages of information about your PC.

 

GameRigs Ego Custom Gaming System

 

The Core2 Quad processors reign supreme for budget gaming systems like the one we are looking at today. Regardless of Core i7, the Yorkfield core will continue to make a terrific gaming processor for years to come.

 

Passmark

 

Fast, easy to use PC speed testing and benchmarking. PassMark PerformanceTest ™ allows you to objectively benchmark a PC using a variety of different speed tests and compare the results to other computers.

 

The CPU tests cover mathematical operations, compression, encryption, SSE, 3DNow! instructions and more.

 

GameRigs Ego Custom Gaming System

 

ScienceMark 2

 

ScienceMark 2.0 is a mathematical program designed to stress the memory subsystems of both desktop/workstation and server environments to determine the read/write latency as well as the overall memory bandwidth available between the CPU and the memory controller.

 

GameRigs Ego Custom Gaming System

(Click the above image for the large version)

 

The CPU mathematical benchmarks could have used a bit of a boost from an overclock. It is a catch-22 play; an overclocked processor would have all but required an aftermarket CPU cooler which would have raised the cost of our budget system. Either way, the system is more than capable for most needs.

 

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Computer Systems content at our Computer Systems reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this content

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR will...

Improve Oculus Rift Development

Hamper Oculus Rift Development

Completely destroy Oculus Rift Development

Let's wait and see, I'm not sure

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases