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ASUS Radeon HD 4890 Voltage Tweak Graphics Card - Test System Setup and 3DMark Vantage

Today we have a look at the ASUS HD 4890 Voltage Tweak and figure out exactly what those words mean for us.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jul 1, 2009 7:20 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: ASUS

Test System Setup

 

Processor(s): Intel i7 920 @ 3.8GHz (190MHz x 20)

 

Cooling: Noctua NH-U12P (Supplied by Noctua)

 

Motherboard(s): GIGABYTE EX58-UD5 (Supplied by GIGABYTE)

 

Memory: 3 X 2GB OCZ Technology PC-12800 DDR-3 8-8-8-24 (OCZ3G1600LV6GK)

 

Hard Disk(s): Western Digital 300GB Velicorapter (Supplied by Western Digital)

 

Operating System: Windows XP Professional SP2, Windows Vista SP1 64-Bit

 

Drivers: Catalyst 9.5

 

Today we'll be checking out the ASUS HD 4890 Voltage Tweak against itself. We'll be seeing how the default clock setup performs against the same card when overclocked using the software that ASUS has included.

 

3DMark Vantage

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0.1

 

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.

 

ASUS HD 4890 Voltage Tweak Graphics Card

 

Straight away we can see the overclock offers some serious performance improvements when compared to the stock setup. Hopefully these same gains are translated into a real world environment.

 

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