1. cageymaru

    AMD R9 7950X Overclocked to 6.45GHz Using LN2

    GamersNexus was invited to an AMD sponsored event to witness some extreme overclocking of the upcoming AMD R9 7950X. The guys seemed to favor 1.52 volts as they pushed the silicon from 5GHz all core to 6.45GHz. Half of the video is LN2 overclocking and the second half is tips and tricks for...
  2. S

    Benchmarking problem, GPU and RAM

    Dear community, I tried to benchmark my Asus configuration. I have: Ryzen 7 3700x GTX 1070ti Ram Corsair 4*8 Go Samsung 970 Evo+ I got following results: There is apparently a problem with the GPU and the RAM in this bechmark. However I have no problem to play games. I searched on...
  3. MavericK

    RTX 3080 vs Radeon 6800 XT - VR testing

    Didn't see a thread for this so I figured I would start one. Others can post similar articles as well if desired. Seems like the 3080 is on top in most tests, trading blows in others.
  4. MavericK

    VR Benchmarks for 3080 and 3090 (Vive Pro)

    Might be of interest to some:
  5. S

    HWUB: DOOM Eternal, Mega GPU Benchmark, 5700 XT, 5600 XT, 2060 Super, 2070 Super...

    This is what a well optimized game looks like. It's now the Poster Child for good Vulkan games: Edit: Updated added new video, after the old was pulled for issues.
  6. S

    9900KS versus 5960X in Time Spy/3DMark (Paired with a 2080 Ti FE)

    Hey guys, I just picked up a 9900KS and built a new Z390 box (the only thing I brought over was my 2080 Ti FE) so I wanted to share some comparison numbers from my old box on X99 to the new one. The 2080 Ti is OC'd the same. The 5960X is OC'd to 4GHz, the 9900KS is stock clocked (so far)...
  7. Zarathustra[H]

    German Site Jumps the Gun on Ryzen 3000 Benchmarks

    If you ask me, this is pretty much what I expected. Pretty much what I expected. Trading blows depending on the title, trailing slightly in the games which are more highly dependent on a single fast thread, but in every case fast enough that you are probably going to be GPU limited before you...
  8. cageymaru

    Cinebench R20 Is Available on the Microsoft Store and Apple Store

    Cinebench R20 is the latest CPU benchmark from Maxon and it is available for download from the Microsoft Store and Apple Store. Maxon has provided instructions for its use as many features of the program have been modernized to incorporate the latest advances of today's hardware and to reflect...
  9. AlphaAtlas

    Battlefield V RTX CPU Performance Revisited

    Back when HardOCP published our Battlefield V ray tracing reviews, we got some criticism for using a 7700k in the GPU tests. Some claimed that the CPU was ultimately the bottleneck in the benchmarks, and that a CPU with more threads would change the results. Following up on those claims with a...
  10. cageymaru

    AMD Cinebench Benchmark Demo at CES 2019 Buries the Current Intel Lineup

    AdoredTV on YouTube analyzes what was actually shown in the AMD Ryzen Zen 2 vs Intel Core i9-9900K demonstration at CES 2019. He explains what the numbers mean, how AMD derived them, and why the AMD Zen 2 7nm chip that defeated the cream of the crop from Intel was actually just a lower-midrange...
  11. cageymaru

    AMD EPYC Rome 64-Core Server Versus Intel Dual Socket Xeon Platinum Benchmark

    HotHardware has video of the C-Ray raytracing benchmark shown at the AMD Horizon Event. The AMD exhibit demonstrated just how powerful the new 7nm EPYC Rome architecture is with its new chiplet design that was leaked by AdoredTV. An Intel 8180M dual socket Xeon Platinum CPU server with 56...
  12. cageymaru

    PC Perspective Reviews the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X and 2970WX

    Ken Addison and the crew at PC Perspective have reviewed the new AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X and 2970WX. Glancing over the numbers, the $649 AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X with its 64 PCI-Express lanes seems to completely dominate the $579 Intel Core i9-9900K at productivity. When it comes to...
  13. cageymaru

    Ubuntu 18.10 "Cosmic Cuttlefish" Has Been Released and More Linux News

    The latest version of Ubuntu 18.10 "Cosmic Cuttlefish" has been released. Along with the new version of Linux, Canonical has released statistics from users that opted in to complete a survey when installing 18.04 LTS. Phoronix has a list of some of the highlights that users should look forward...
  14. N

    Can I run Black Ops 4 on my pc?

    Hello im whanting to buy Blacks ops 4 but im not sure if i can run it on my pc Here are my specs: Cpu: Intel Core i5 6500 3.20Ghz Gpu: Gtx 770 i have 8149 MB available graphics memory on it Ram: ddr3 12 gb Around How many fps will i get ? and at what setings?
  15. cageymaru

    Linux Application Scaling Featuring 128 Threads from Dual AMD EPYC 7601 Processors

    Michael Larabel of Phoronix has conducted a test of Linux application scaling on up to 128 threads. He chose a Dell PowerEdge R7425 server featuring two AMD EPYC 7601 processors for a total of 64 cores and 128 threads, 512GB of RAM (16 x 32GB DDR4), and 20 x 500GB Samsung 860 EVO SSDs. He ran...
  16. cageymaru

    AdoredTV Covers the History of Intel Cheating on Benchmarks

    AdoredTV tackles the history of Intel cheating on benchmarks. There are a few references to someone that we all know. :) Unprincipled Benchmarketing 101.
  17. cageymaru

    Hardware Unboxed Analyzes Intel's Commissioned Core i9-9900K Benchmarks

    Intel has commissioned Principled Technologies to run benchmarks of the upcoming i9-9900K CPU and pit it against older Intel CPUs and some AMD CPUs such as the AMD Ryzen 2700X, Threadripper 2990WX, and Threadripper 2950X. PCGamesN wrote a glowing article that has since been heavily edited...
  18. cageymaru

    Forza Horizon 4 Benchmarks Are Out

    Hardware Unboxed has run some canned benchmarks on the popular new racing game Forza Horizon 4. They normally "avoid canned benchmarks but the version provided here is very good and does a great job of representing actual gameplay." They used the latest game optimized drivers from AMD --...
  19. cageymaru

    Official Final Fantasy XV Benchmarks Feature the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 & 2080 Ti

    The official website for Final Fantasy XV has a benchmark subsection to assist users in choosing the proper settings for their video card. It seems that someone has been running a system featuring an Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti as a few entries for the cards have popped up in the...
  20. cageymaru

    Intel Core i7-9700K Review Posted Online

    The Intel Core i7-9700K has been reviewed by the website El Chapuzas Informatico. This Intel CPU doesn't have HyperThreading, so it has to rely on 8C/8T. According to the article it has a base speed of 3.60GHz and turbos to an all core speed of 4.60GHz, with a single core speed of 4.90GHz...
  21. cageymaru

    The Performance Cost of Security Mitigation on Linux 4.19

    Michael Larabel from Phoronix has run three Intel Xeon and two AMD EPYC systems through a battery of testing including a virtual machine to determine the performance cost that security mitigation patches such as Spectre, Meltdown, and Foreshadow have had on the platforms under Linux. The Linux...
  22. DooKey

    Intel Gags Customers from Publishing Performance Impact of Microcode Updates

    Just when you thought the optics for Intel couldn't get any worse than they are Intel updates their license terms for the latest microcode update and shoots themselves in the foot. The latest license agreement says you can't "publish or provide any Software benchmark or comparison test results."...
  23. A

    Why is 3.7GHz 4-thread G5400 have slower benchmark than 3.4GHz i5-3570k?

    I am a little confused about this. Okay, so the G5400 is newer. It's a celeron, but it has 2 cores with hyperthreading, so the effective core count is the same as the 4-core i5-3570K without hyperthreading... The G5400 has a base clock speed of 3.7GHz, while the i5-3570K is 3.4GHz...
  24. R

    Worst Graphics Card Ever? GT 1030 DDR4 Benchmarked

    Hardware Unboxed has benchmarked what they are calling the "Scam" NVIDIA GT 1030. For those who don't know, NVIDIA quietly released a variant of the GT 1030 graphics card that has 2GB DDR4 memory instead of GDDR5, both off which have the same name. How bad is it? Check out the video to find out...
  25. R

    Far Cry 5 Benchmarked on 50 GPUs

    The crew at Techspot has used the canned benchmark in Far Cry 5 to measure the performance of 50 different video cards. Testing was done at 1080p, 1440p, and 4k, as well as testing some older cards and VRAM usage. Looks like excellent performance for both teams, very impressive for day 1...
  26. R

    Square Enix Releases Final Fantasy XV Benchmark

    Square Enix has released an official benchmark application for Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition. The bnchmark is to give you a score that will indicate the level of performance you can expect from your PC in Final Fantasy XV. The download is 3.7GB, and the unzipped, and installed sized are both...
  27. S

    World of Tanks enCore results

    Wargaming has released a new bencmark tool for their upcoming engine (graphical upgrade for WoT): My results with G4560 and entry level GPUs. (Medium + TSAA HQ) GTX 750 Ti - 13015 GT 1030 - 9810 RX 550 - 10897
  28. McCHillin

    980 ti SLI scores

    I was wondering what kind of benchmark scores people were getting. I'm posting scores from benchmarks such as FurMark, UserBenchmark, and 3DMark and others that i may not know about. Please post benchmarks to compare :) All scores are from the setup in the sig Sorry if this post isn't...
  29. C

    Testing Cooling Performance with Intel Math Kernel Library Optimized Linpack

    If you want to test how close you get to TJmax with a maximum load, this is the best way to do it. It gives a Gflops result so that you can sanity check as well as for bragging rights :p. Run it both with HT on and off...
  30. FrgMstr

    MSI Radeon RX 570 GAMING X Video Card Review @ [H]

    MSI Radeon RX 570 GAMING X Video Card Review - The first custom retail video card based on AMD’s new Radeon RX 570 GPU is our test bench, the MSI Radeon RX 570 GAMING X is poised to offer incredible performance and overclocking potential out of the Radeon RX 570. We’ll compare it to the...
  31. Zarathustra[H]

    New Unigine Superposition VR Benchmark Available

    Canned benchmarks have never been our way of determining performance here at the [H], as we feel they rarely offer much insight into real world game performance which is what we should all care about, but Unigine has a new VR enabled benchmark out which really looks impressive. If you'd like to...
  32. pencea

    Intel Allegedly Playing Dirty To Undercut AMD’s Ryzen

    Intel Allegedly Playing Dirty To Undercut AMD’s Ryzen The editors-in-chief of two of America’s top PC hardware and technology publications have confirmed to Wccftech that they have indeed been approached by Intel regarding upcoming Ryzen reviews. Although both said that it was business as...
  33. pencea

    Ryzen 7 1700X Processor Blows Away Intel’s $1000 Core i7-5960X & goes toe to toe with Intel’s 6900k

    AMD Ryzen CPUs Support 3600MHz DDR4 Memory AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Processor Blows Away Intel’s $1000 Core i7-5960X & goes toe to toe with Intel’s $1000 Core i7 6900k Cinebench 15 scores The Core i7 5960X scores around 1318 cb...
  34. pencea

    AMD Ryzen 7 1700X 8 Core CPU Benchmarks Leaked Thousand Dollar Performer At $389

    AMD's second fastest processor 1700X is showing some really impressive performance in Passmark benchmark. It's single thread performance which is crucial, was faster than both Intel's 5960x & 6800k and was only 3% slower than the 6900k. Again keep in mind this is the 1700x, not the 1800x which...
  35. Zarathustra[H]

    Windows Game Mode Performance Preview - The Early Numbers are not Good...

    As we reported last week Windows 10's new "Game Mode" is supposed to give you a free boost of a few percent in games. Well, early tests of the feature in the Windows Insider preview are looking to be a bit of a disappointment. In PCGamesN's tests, performance actually appears to be lower rather...
  36. FrgMstr

    Intel Core i7 7700K Linux Benchmarks

    After a preview last week, Phoronix has made good on its promise of serving up the full Linux and Kaby Lake Benchmark Enchilada plate. If you like graphs, you will get some damn graphs! Lots of graphs covering a wide range of benchmarks. There is not much analysis however. You can buy the...
  37. FrgMstr

    Intel Core i7-7700K CPU Synthetic Benchmark Sneak Peek @ [H]

    Intel Core i7-7700K CPU Synthetic Benchmark Sneak Peek - If you are wondering what Intel's new Core i7- 7700K Kaby Lake processor's performance will look like when it is launched next month at CES, we have a quick preview for you here today. Just some quick and dirty synthetic benchmark...
  38. FrgMstr

    Snazzy Water Block Roundup

    This site is in German, but we have linked it through Google's translate here for your English reading pleasure. ComputerBase covers five high end blocks built for custom cooling loops. Besides just running temperature benchmarks, they tear the blocks down so we get to see the goodies inside.
  39. lazz

    AMD RX 480 - First 3DMark results

    I scored P14 461 in 3DMark 11 Performance Pretty damned impressive for a $199 card. This is about equal to or ever so slightly higher than an average 970 or 390. The results would be comfortably VR capable too. Going just by this synthetic benchmark, we've got a card that is 40% cheaper at...
  40. FrgMstr

    DX11 vs DX12 AMD CPU Scaling and Gaming Framerate @ [H]

    DX11 vs DX12 AMD CPU Scaling and Gaming Framerate - One thing that has been on our minds about the new DX12 API is its ability to distribute workloads better on the CPU side. Now that we finally have a couple of new DX12 games that have been released to test, we spend a bit of time getting to...