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GIGABYTE Z87X-UD3H (Intel Z87) Motherboard Review - System Benchmarks

GIGABYTE Z87X-UD3H (Intel Z87) Motherboard Review
We look at our first GIGABYTE Z87 board and check out just what the new Z87X-UD3H brings to the table. (TPE:2376)
| Socket LGA 1150 in Motherboards | Posted: Jul 9, 2013 9:02 pm
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: GIGABYTE

PCMark 7

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.04

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

Product Homepage: http://www.pcmark.com

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PCMark 7 includes a range of tests that give different views of your system's performance. In the Advanced Edition you can choose which tests to run. The common use and hardware component tests are unavailable in the Basic Edition.

 

Overall system performance is measured by the PCMark test. This is the only test that returns an official PCMark score. The Lightweight test measures the system capabilities of entry-level systems and mobility platforms unable to run the PCMark test, but it does not generate a PCMark score. Common use performance is measured by the scenario tests - Entertainment, Creativity and Production - each of which results in a scenario score. Hardware component performance is measured by the hardware tests - Computation and Storage - each of which results in a hardware score.

 

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MediaEspresso

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 6.5

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

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

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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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PCMark 7 out of the box sits between the MSI and ASRock offerings, while MediaEspresso sees both the GIGABYTE and ASRock perform almost identical to each other.

 

Overclocking again brings with it some awesome gains and you can see under PCMark 7 we manage to break the 7,000 point mark, while our encode comes down to almost 14 minutes from 17.5 minutes.

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