EPoX 8NPA+ SLI Motherboard Review :: Performance Charts II

12-19-2005 · Category: Motherboards

By Benjamin Sun

Test System

  • AMD Sempron 3100+
  • 1GB Crucial Ballistix DDR400 memory
  • 2 74GB WD Raptor SATA HDDs
  • XFX 6800GT running 81.95
  • 2 EVGA 7800GTs running 81.95
  • EPoX 8NPA SLI motherboard
  • Windows XP with SP2
  • DirectX 9.0c

Test Software SLI

  • Quake4 1024x768 32-bit, 1280x1024 32-bit no AA no AF, 4x AA 16x AF Custom Timedemo
  • Doom 3 1024x768 32-bit, 1280x1024 32-bit no AA no AF, 4x AA 16x AF
  • Far Cry 1024x768 32-bit, 1280x1024 32-bit no AA no AF, 4x AA 16x AF
  • F.E.A.R. 1024x768 32-bit, 1280x1024 32-bit no AA no AF, 4x AA 16x AF
  • 3DMark05 Build 120 default run
  • 3Dmark03 Build 360 default run

Note that the charts below are for comparison purposes only. The Socket 939 platform and the Socket 754 platform are completely different and should not directly be compared.

Doom 3

F.E.A.R

Quake 4

Far Cry