is a powerful tool to determine reliable information about the gaming
performance of a computer system. Because the
benchmark extensively utilizes DirectX9, DirectX8 and DirectX7 functionality, it
represents the requirements of typical gaming applications in 2003 and 2004.
AquaMark3 we see that while the Gigabyte 8IPE1000 Pro2-W scores much higher in
the processor portion of AquaMark3, it does not affect the overall score very
much. This is because AquaMark3 is mainly a videocard benchmark.
Comanche 4 benchmark demo is a unique benchmark as it represents a real-world
gaming experience. It contains the single player "Eagle's Talon" mission from
the game as well as a detailed cinematic. This DirectX 8.1 benchmark demo will
measure your system's performance in the standard frames per second format. The
benchmark was run with audio disabled.
shows that all motherboards perform about the same at stock speeds. Overclocking
boosts framerates very nicely.