ASRock A780GMH/128M Motherboard Review :: Test Setup and Software

04-02-2009 · Category: Motherboards

By Ben Sun

Our AMD Phenom II X4 940 Black Edition is the fastest Phenom II CPU on the market today including those found on the AM3 platform, as this runs at 3.0GHz by default with the fastest AM3 CPU running at 2.6GHz, the 810. The video card has been updated to the ATI Radeon HD 4870 1GB as our other platforms. The tests have been updated to the latest versions available.


Test System


  • AMD Phenom II X4 940 CPU running at 3.0GHz
  • 2GB Crucial Ballistix Tracer DDR2-1066MHz memory
  • 2 74GB WD Raptor SATA HDDs in RAID 0 Mode
  • ATI Radeon HD 4870 1GB running Catalyst 9.3
  • ASRock A780GMH/128M Motherboard
  • LG 16X DVD-RW
  • Rosewill 950W PSU
  • Windows Vista 32-bit Business Edition with SP1 installed

Tests

  • Sysmark 2007 Preview Patch 5
  • 3DMark06
  • 3DMark Vantage
  • PCMark05
  • PCMark Vantage
  • SpecViewPerf 10
  • Sisoft Sandra 2009 SP2 Processor benchmark
  • CPUBench 2003
  • Crystalmark 2004
  • wPrime95
  • PiFast
  • X264 benchmark