Hardware Test Setup

  • Intel Pentium 4 3.2Ghz (800Mhz FSB)
  • DFI Infinity 875P (Dual Channel DDR400, SPD)
  • AData Viesta DDR500 SDRAM x 2
  • Western Digital WD400JB
    40GB (7200rpm/8MB)
  • Chaintech GeForce FX 5700 Ultra 128MB (475/900Mhz)
  • Chaintech GeForce FX 5600 Ultra 128MB (410/820Mhz)

Drivers, BIOS, OS Test Setup

  • Windows XP Professional SP1
  • Intel Chipset Software
  • NVIDIA Detonator 53.03
  • Desktop resolution 1024x768x32, 75Hz
  • DirectX 9.0b

Benchmarks Settings

  • 3DMark2001 SE Build 330
  • 3DMark2003 Build 340
  • Aquamark 3
  • Unreal Tournament 2003 Demo
  • Comanche 4
  • SplinterCell v1.2b

    – Max Details
  • Quake III Arena 1.30 Four.DM3 – High Quality
  • Serious Sam SE 1.5b VRZ Demo – Beyond3D
    Extreme Quality Script

Image Setting is set to Quality
mode, Mipmap detail at Best Image Quality and VSync Off for Direct3D and OpenGL.
We will
check out the GeForce
FX 5700 Ultra card with AA and AF disabled for baseline scores and also with
4xAA/8xAF enabled for good mix of image quality and performance.