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Benchmarks - Synthetic
DFI LanParty X58 T3H8 Motherboard
BFG Tech GTX285
1.5TB Seagate HDD
Enermax EVO 1050Watt PSU
Windows Vista Pro
Memory tested on this system
3x OCZ Reapers PC3-15000 DDR3 1866 (9-9-9-28 1T) 6gig
3x Mushkin Redlines PC3-12800 DDR3 1600 (6-7-6-18 1T) 6gig
3x GSkill Tridents PC3-16000 DDR3 2000 (9-9-9-28 2T) 6gigs
Every module used in these tests feature different timings and speed ratings. This allows us to not only show the steps of speed, but also how much timing can affect overall system performance.
Since we tested on the same system we are including the CPU and Multimedia benchmarks as a reference
All of the modules in these tests show exactly what we are expecting to see based on memory speed and timings. Ram timings don't alter overall bandwidth so the OCZ Reapers stay in the middle of the two sets.
Once we go for a more real world benchmark, like Quake 4, we get to see how the tighter timings found on the Mushkin Redlines actually outperform the OCZ Reapers.