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Gigabyte 8N-SLI Royal, the other SLI alternative - Benchmarks - 3DMark Series

Today we spend some time looking at the 8N-SLI Royal, the little brother of the Quad Royal we looked at recently.

| NVIDIA Chipset in Motherboards | Posted: Feb 13, 2006 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 8.5%      Manufacturer: Gigabyte

3DMark03

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Build 360

 

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

 

Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/3dmark03/

 

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By combining full DX8 and partial DX9 support with completely new tests and graphics over the previous version, 3DMark03 continues the legacy of being the industry standard 3D benchmark.

 

Please Note: Due to recent events with the 3DMark03 series, we are adding results purely for those who are still in favour of 3DMark03. These results should not be taken too seriously and are only added for interest sakes.

 

 

This is where things start to even out. The 8N-SLI starts to pull back a bit.

 

3DMark05

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Build 120

 

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

 

Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/3dmark05/

 

Buy It Here

 

 

3DMark05 is now the second latest version in the popular 3DMark "Gamers Benchmark" series. It includes a complete set of DX9 benchmarks which tests Shader Model 2.0 and higher.

 

For more information on the 3DMark05 benchmark, we recommend you read our preview here.

 

 

Again, the 8N-SLI performs almost on par with the I955X Gigabyte board, only a slight lead to the nForce 4 board.

Gigabyte GA-8N-SLI Royal Motherboard

 

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