Test rig setup

Hardware setup:

  • AMD Athlon64 3500+
  • Nvidia reference boad with GeForce 6150 and nForce430
  • 1GB (2 x 512) of single sided ram, using Samsung TCCC chips
  • Antec Truepower 430w PSU
  • 80GB Seagate 7200.7 IDE HDD
  • EzSTOR firewire DVD-RW (NEC drive)

Software setup:

  • Nvidia forceware 81.15
  • 3Dmark 2003
  • CS Source
  • Windows media palyer with WMV HD
  • WinDVD and PowerDVD
  • BSplayer