setup Inno3D Geforce 8800 Ultra First Look

Platform Test Setup

CPU

Intel Core 2 Duo @ 2.67Ghz (4MB L2, 1333fsb, x8 multi)

Motherboard

ASUS P5N32-E SLI, NVIDIA 680i SLI Chipset

Memory

2 x 1GB GSkill F2-6400GBHK DDR II set to run @ CL4-4-4-12, DDR2 888MHz, 2T

Graphics Card

Inno3D 8800 Ultra @ 650/1080Mhz

ASUS EN8800GTX @ 576/900Mhz

Cooling

Scythe Infinity Heatsink

Hard Disk Drive

Seagate 80GB Barracuda SATA Hard Disk Drive

PSU

SilverStone Zeus ST65ZF

Operating System & Drivers

Windows XP Pro SP2, Forceware 158.22, Nforce 9.53

 What good does the Ultra do without a good overclock? I ramped up a E6400ES to 1333FSB and clocked the ultra’s core to 650 Mhz while the shader and memory clock remains the same. The comparison is done against the Asus 8800GTX clocked at 576Mhz/900Mhz

ultra stock clock Inno3D Geforce 8800 Ultra First Look

The core clock

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CPU overclocked!

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Settings used in NV panel for the benchmarks except for 3D Mark 05 & 06.