Originally Posted by varignet
Is the 2Mb cache Pm1.7 faster than a 1MB Pm1.7?
yes but by a very small margin like .05% i tried both in my old 8600 and saw 0 difference in the two. the only way i new...
Originally Posted by MitchellO
I figured you meant the FSB when you said 400Mhz, but you said it in a way that it sounded like the CPU was running that slow.
And yes, the the P-M 1.7Ghz Banias is the...
Originally Posted by SR45
We don't play benchmark 03, we play games.....Far too many people rely on the benchmark as a guide to what system or card to purchase...Rely instead on the game itself, and many...
Originally Posted by Ethan2099
I'd have to say yes, that x800 XT does beat out the 6800 ultra 2 go... BUT
you can't use that desktop to play a movie while in a moving vehicle.
besides, who DOESN'T need...
the point is that most of the "tweaked" drivers take away from the quality of the game to improve your 3dmark score....which is cool if you don't want your games to look their best. I bought an XPS to play games that look great
IMO ,for what it is worth, the mr9700 is aging and not very well at that. The UT2K4 is playing welll....i would expect that it would it is 18months to 2 years old...can you play CS:S or HL2 at 1920x1200 or Doom 3 or even FarCry at...
my XPS 2 went through kitting, building, and testing in 8 hour but was in boxing for 4 days and then it shipped this past saturday (???).... i just check the tracking and it just got into town.....XPS 2 tomorrow!!!