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Old 02-09-2005, 10:41 AM   #1
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Default Benchmark's: Where do i find them?

What are benchmarks (3Dmark05...or whatever), what do they mean, and how can i test my machine (is it something online)?
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Go to , www.guru3d.com and go to downloads and then benchamrks, theres loads!!! just dl'd um and test um, if its that machine in ur sig u shud get pretty good results!!
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Old 02-09-2005, 10:55 AM   #3
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thanks. I'll try it out at home when i get in tonight. I'll post the results, and hopefully i can get some feedback if my marks are good or sh1t!
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Default Re: Benchmark's: Where do i find them?

Do the folowin: 3dmark 03/05,
then do aquamark,
then do Pcmark04 I wanna se what that badboy performs like!!
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Old 02-10-2005, 09:24 AM   #5
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thats a lot of tests, do they take long to do? Is it explained how i am supposed to do them?

Didnt get a chance last night i had some work to do when i got home and that finished up at like 10:45...gotta pay the bills ya know.
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well as soon as u installed em, u choose up options like resolution, anti aliasing etc!!! then click go or run test or watever it is!!! then the test will take no more than 5 mins each!! altough i aint sure about pcmark!!
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Old 02-11-2005, 08:46 AM   #7
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I installed the 3dmark05 and ran it. Actually i couldnt make any changes b/c i didnt purchase the product so i just ran the test with their defaults. My score was 3455, is that any good? I forgot to shut down the other programs i was running, so i had about 6 things working in the background.
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I think thats pretty dcent, i haven't ran 05 yet coz my pc is nackered but that sounds good to me!!
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your score suxs with the rig you got. You have to close ALL programs and then run it. the first i ran it i got 6007 with my rig.
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There u are thats shows my lack of knowledge!!!lol, thanks jack, i dint want to give this guy false info but i obviously have!
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