Technology content trusted in North America and globally since 1999
8,558 Reviews & Articles | 66,554 News Posts

Budget VGA Battle - Gigabyte GeForce FX 5500 vs. Radeon 9550 (Page 4)

By: Cameron Johnson from Jul 12, 2004 @ 23:00 CDT
Manufacturer: none

Test System Setup

Processor: Intel Pentium 4 3.2EE (800MHz FSB) (Supplied by Spectrum Communications)

Memory: 2x 256MB OCZ DDR-533 (Supplied by OCZ)

Hard Disk: Western Digital 120GB 7200RPM PATA (Supplied by Plus Corporation)

Motherboard: ABIT IC7 MAX3 (Supplied by ABIT)

Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1

Drivers: nVidia Forceware 56.64 and ATI Catalyst 4.6

3DMark2001 SE

3DMark2001 SE is a part of the popular 3DMark series. By combining DirectX 8.1 support with completely new graphics (including the GeForce4), it continues to provide benchmark results that empower you to make informed hardware assessments.

Here we can see that the FX 5500 and the Radeon 9550 tie it up in the DX 8.1 tests. No one has more advantage than the other.

PRICING: You can find products similar to this one for sale below.

USUnited States: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon.com

UKUnited Kingdom: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon.co.uk

AUAustralia: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon.com.au

CACanada: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon.ca

DEDeutschland: Finde andere Technik- und Computerprodukte wie dieses auf Amazon.de

We openly invite the companies who provide us with review samples / who are mentioned or discussed to express their opinion. If any company representative wishes to respond, we will publish the response here. Please contact us if you wish to respond.