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Intel Core i7 3770k (LGA 1155) Ivy Bridge CPU Review - Benchmarks - CINEBENCH, Adobe Lightroom and MediaEspresso

Intel's Ivy Bridge platform officially launches today and we check out the brand new Core i7 3770k from Intel in our full review.

| Intel CPUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Apr 23, 2012 4:00 pm
TweakTown Rating: 76%      Manufacturer: Intel

CINEBENCH R11.5

 

Version and / or Patch Used: R11.5

Developer Homepage: http://www.maxon.net/

Product Homepage: http://www.maxon.net/downloads/cinebench/cinebench-115.html

Buy It Here

 

CINEBENCH is a real-world cross platform test suite that evaluates your computer's performance capabilities. CINEBENCH is based on MAXON's award-winning animation software CINEMA 4D, which is used extensively by studios and production houses worldwide for 3D content creation. MAXON software has been used in blockbuster movies such as Spider-Man, Star Wars, The Chronicles of Narnia and many more.

 

CINEBENCH is the perfect tool to compare CPU and graphics performance across various systems and platforms (Windows and Mac OS X). And best of all: It's completely free.

 

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At stock we can see CINEBENCH performance is just ahead of the 2600k and overclocking brings with it a really nice performance boost. We continue to see it's not as strong as we'd hope, though, because overclocking performance just isn't as strong.

 

 

Adobe Lightroom

 

Version and / or Patch Used: v3.4

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

Product Homepage: http://www.adobe.com/products/photoshoplightroom/

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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 software helps you bring out the best in your photographs, whether you're perfecting one image, searching for ten, processing hundreds, or organizing thousands.

 

Create incredible images that move your audience. Experiment fearlessly with state-of-the-art nondestructive editing tools. Easily manage all your images. And showcase your work in elegant print layouts, slide shows, and web galleries, as well as on popular photo-sharing sites. All from within one fast, intuitive application.

 

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Lightroom sees the 3770k perform a bit stronger against the 2600k when it comes at stock, it again only falls behind when overclocked due to the 600MHz discrepancy.

 

 

MediaEspresso

 

Version and / or Patch Used: v6.5

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

Product Homepage: http://www.cyberlink.com/products/mediaespresso/overview_en_AU.html?fileName=overview&r=1

Buy It Here

 

MediaEspresso is a blazingly fast media universal converter that can transcode your videos, photos and music files and out put them to a huge range of portable devices including mobile phones, portable media players and even game consoles. With technologies like Smart Detect, Direct Sync and CyberLink's TrueTheater™ video enhancements, you can not only forget about complicated format, resolution and output settings, but your converted file will come out the other side looking better than when it went in!

 

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We continue to see some strong performance with the 3770k coming out ahead of the 2600k at stock. While we're behind it when overclocked, we're not far behind at all considering the 600MHz difference in CPU speed.

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