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Old 08-27-07, 12:40 PM   #652
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Talking Re: 3DMark06 Benchmark Results

Originally Posted by zoghdan
just got a new xfx 8800 gtx and i'm scoring a low score in 3dmark 2006 (around 6500) .. i was asking .. could anybody tell me is this normal considering i'm running windows vista ultimate 32 bit with these specs:

intel pentium D 3.0 Ghz with 2mb cash
xfx GeForce 8800GTX
asus p5wd2 primium 955x mobo
2GB of bus 667 ram
hec zephyr 650w psu
lots of hard discs but all of them is WD 7200 rpm
Sound on board
You have a good GPU. The bottleneck may be the CPU. You may want to overclock your system for better performance. According to this article it should overclock pretty good. BTW what PSU do you have?


MOBO BFG nForce 680i LT SLI Socket 775 Motherboard
CPU Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2.4Ghz 4x2mb 1066FSB CPU
Memory Four (4) OCZ DFI Special Edition Dual Channel 1024MB PC6400 DDR2
GPU(s) Two (2) BFG GeForce 8800 GTX / 768MB GDDR3 / SLI Ready / PCI Express
PSU 750W Power supply
Hard Drives Two (2) HDs 500Gb each
OS(s) XP on drive C and VISTA on D
One (1) CD / DVD R-W (Plain Jane)
Thermal Electric CPU Cooler
Everything is SLI Certified

Running at 3.2GHz

3DMark06 16,746
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