Version and / or Patch Used: 1.1.0
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PCMark is a multipurpose benchmark, suited for benchmarking all kinds of PCs, from laptops to workstations, as well as across multiple Windows operating systems. This easy-to-use benchmark makes professional strength benchmarking software available even to novice users. PCMark consists of a series of tests that represent common tasks in home and office programs. PCMark also covers many additional areas outside the scope of other MadOnion.com benchmarks.
With both boards running dual 16 lanes, we see that ASUS and Sapphire run equally. We can see when the ASUS board is set to dual x8 slots there is a slight drop in graphics performance.
With the HDD score, we can see the ATI Southbridge on the Sapphire motherboard still needs some tweaking compared to the ULI based chipset.