my system is here and i posted my benchmarks already. but if it helps, i just used the out of box 79.31 drivers and got 5557 pcmark05, 6839 3dmark05 (5667 cpu) and 3946 3dmark06 (1974 cpu,1530 sm2,1519 hdr).
yeah sent in a support question. tried logging in and posting to support forums at alienware but 24 hours later "a moderator has not approved my post". Not sure why. Should get a response within 24 hours though.
PCMark05 basic 5557
3DMark05 basic 6839 game,5667 cpu
3dMark06 basic 3946 game,1974 cpu,1530 sm2,1519 hdr
this is with the athlon fx60, 2gb pc3200 ddr ram, nivida geforce go 7800 gtx with 256 mb ddr3 at pci express 16x
Fedex shows my baby as being on the truck for delivery.
Should get here just after lunch. Got the small box yesterday with my router, external floppy, power brick, soundcard, and mousey at about the same time.
Man am I psyched!
Nvidia web site announced launch of GeForce Go 7900 GTX. 256 and 512 MB flavors, too...
Also says AW is a launch partner and points to Area 51 and Aurora m7700s from web page.
Live sales chat at AW 1) didnt know anything about it...
Great to see posts that honestly assess performance against expectations without ranting. Also good to learn from those who have blazed the trail for us. What these forums are supposed to be about in the first place!
Good on ya!
Sounds like you have the most important thing beat already...patience.
I am waiting for my first AW purchase to arrive Thursday, so I am just
recently done with the phase game myself, and playing the fedex tracking game (not as...