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ASUS Crosshair "Republic of Gamers" Socket AM2 Motherboard - Benchmarks - 3DMark06

ASUS sent us their spunky new Crosshair AM2 motherboard - it comes packed with features for overclockers and gamers.

| Socket AM2/AM2+ in Motherboards | Posted: Sep 21, 2006 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 9.0%Manufacturer: ASUS

3DMark06

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Build 102

 

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

 

Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/3dmark06/

 

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3DMark06 is the very latest version of the "Gamers Benchmark" from FutureMark. The newest version of 3DMark expands on the tests in 3DMark05 by adding graphical effects using Shader Model 3.0 and HDR (High Dynamic Range lighting) which will push even the best DX9 graphics cards to the extremes.

 

3DMark06 also focuses on not just the GPU but the CPU using the AGEIA PhysX software physics library to effectively test single and Dual Core processors.

 

 

In our last Synthetic test, ASUS comes out ahead in overclocking.

ASUS CROSSHAIR Motherboard

 

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