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Reviewed by: Carl Nelson [03.15.04]
Manufactured by: Gigabyte

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Unreal Tournament 2003 Demo

So many games are being used that rely on this engine, so it's important that we include this benchmark. UT2K4 will ship this week, so we'll try to figure out if it is possible to benchmark with that reliably. If so, we'll retire UT2K3 and switch to the newest version.

The scores we give are an average of the three runs made by the HardOCP benchmarking util in "High Quality" mode.

Things are just about dead-even in the default test. Honestly, even in High Quality mode, this is probably reaching the limits of the 3.4 GHz P4 we're using. Let's crank the res:

This time there is some separation; the 2004 GT pulling ahead of the stock 5950U and the 9800XT. Once again, a direct benefit of the nice overclocking feature.

Things look about the same with filtering enabled as they did in high res without filtering. Again, the OC'd 2004 GT is what separates the 5950U from the 9800XT.

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