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Mega 12-way Intel 925 and 915 Motherboard Roundup

By: Cameron Johnson | Socket LGA 775 in Motherboards | Posted: Aug 30, 2004 4:00 am

Test System Setup

 

Processor: Intel Pentium 560 (800MHz FSB) (Supplied by Spectrum Communications)

 

Memory: 2x 512MB DDR2-533 Micron and 2x 512MB OCZ DDR-533

 

Hard Disk: 2x Maxtor Maxline III 250GB RAID (RAID 0 on ICH5R and ICH6R) (Supplied by Spectrum Communications)

 

Graphics Card: nVidia GeForce PCX5900 (Supplied by Gigabyte)

 

Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1

 

Drivers: nVidia Forceware 61.78

 

Sandra 2004 SP2

 

SiSoft Sandra (System ANalyser, Diagnostic and Reporting Assistant) 2004 SP2 is a synthetic Windows benchmark that features different tests used to evaluate different PC subsystems.

 

 

 

 

Here we see the motherboards are pretty even, however, the DDR-2 based motherboards are slightly behind in memory bandwidth due to higher latencies inherent to DDR-2 at this stage in time.

 

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