Gigabyte 9800GT 512MB Video Card Review :: Test Setup and Performance

10-03-2008 · Category: Hardware - Video Cards

By Ben Sun

Test System


  • Intel Core 2 Extreme QX9770 CPU Running at 3.2GHz
  • 2GB Crucial Ballistix DDR3-2000 2000MHz DDR3 memory running at 2000MHz
  • XFX nForce 790i Ultra SLI motherboard running 18.11 Forceware drivers
  • 2 74GB WD Raptor SATA HDDs in RAID 0 mode
  • Gigabyte GV-N98TZL-512H video card running 177.79 Forceware 600/900/1.5GHz
  • Rosewill 950W PSU
  • ASUS 16X DVD-ROM
  • Windows Vista 32-bit with SP1 installed

Tests


DirectX 9.0

  • Call of Duty 4 Modern Warfare 1280x1024, 1920x1200 4x AA 16x AF Custom FRAPS walkthrough
  • Enemy Territory QuakeWars Patch 1.5 1280x1024, 1920x1200 4x AA 16x AF Custom FRAPS walkthrough
  • Unreal Tournament 3 Patch 1.2 1280x1024, 1920x1200 4x AA 16x AF Custom FRAPS walkthrough
  • STALKER 1280x1024, 1920x1200 4x AA 16x AF Custom FRAPS Walkthrough
  • 3DMark05/06 version 1.3/ 1280x1024, 1920x1200 default run
  • Aquamark 3 standard test
  • SpecViewPerf 10
  • PCMark05/Vantage

DirectX 10.0

  • 3DMark Vantage 1.01 1280x1024, 1920x1200 standard test run
  • Crysis Patch 1.2 1280x1024, 1680x1050 4x AA 16x AF Custom FRAPS walkthrough
  • Lost Planet DX10 Performance demo 1280x1024, 1920x1200 4x AA 16x AF
  • Bioshock DX10 1280x1024, 1920x1200 4x AA 16x AF Custom FRAPS Walkthrough
  • Windows Vista 32-bit Business with SP1