ASUS M3N78 Pro Motherboard Review :: Setup and Performance

10-06-2008 · Category: Motherboards

By Ben Sun

Test System

  • AMD Phenom 9850 CPU running at 2.5GHz
  • 2GB Crucial Ballistix Tracer DDR2-1066MHz DDR2 memory
  • 2 74GB WD Raptor SATA HDDs in RAID 0 Mode
  • EVGA 8800GTS 320MB Video card running 175.16 Forceware drivers
  • ASUS M3N78 Pro running latest drivers off NVIDIA’s site
  • Rosewill 950W PSU

Tests

  • Sysmark 2007
  • 3DMark05/06
  • PCMark 05/Vantage
  • CPUBench 2003
  • Crystalmark 2004
  • Sisoft Sandra XI Processor bandwidth
  • SpecviewPerf 10
  • PiFast
  • Aquamark 3