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Review: eVGA 8800 Ultra Superclocked

by Ryszard Sommefeldt on 12 June 2007, 00:53

Tags: EVGA 8800 , EVGA

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System setup and notes


We used the same nForce 680i-based platform for testing the eVGA e-GeForce 8800 Ultra Superclocked 768MB as we did for testing the original Ultra and HD 2900 XT, running the ForceWare 158.19 driver under 32-bit Windows XP Professional with SP2. Here are the details.

Hardware

Graphics Cards eVGA e-GeForce 8800 Ultra Superclocked 768MB NVIDIA GeForce 8800 Ultra 768MiB NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX 768MiB ASUS EN8800GTS/HTDP/640M 640MiB AMD Radeon HD 2900 XT 512MiB
GPU/Shader/Memory clocks 655/1660/2250 612/1512/2160 575/1350/1800 513/1188/1586 743/743/1656
CPU Intel Core 2 Extreme X6800 (2.93GHz, 4MiB L2 cache, LGA775)
Motherboard EVGA nForce 680i SLI ASUS P5W-DH Deluxe (975X+ICH7R)
Memory 2GiB (2x 1024) Corsair PC8500 EPP 2GiB (2x 1024) Patriot XLBK
Memory timings and speed 4-4-4-12 2T @ 800MHz (PC6400)
PSU FSP Epsilon 600W Enermax Galaxy DXX 850W
Monitor Dell 3007WFP - 2560x1600
Disk drive(s) Seagate 160GB SATAII (ST3160812AS)
Mainboard software NVIDIA platform driver 9.53 Intel Inf 8.0.1.1002
Graphics driver ForceWare 158.19 8.37.4-070419a-046506E-ATI (Cat 7.5 BETA)
Operating System Windows XP Professional, w/ SP2, 32-bit

Software

3D Benchmarks Far Cry v1.33
Quake 4 v1.30
Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory v1.05


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Benchmarks were run at 2560x1600 to keep things simple and brief - for you and us. Results were averaged over three runs and we did all the usual stuff to make sure our data is representative and we get things right.