3DMark Vantage is the new industry standard PC gaming performance
benchmark from Futuremark, newly designed for Windows Vista and
DirectX10. It includes two new graphics tests, two new CPU tests,
several new feature tests, and support for the latest hardware. 3DMark
Vantage is based on a completely new rendering engine, developed
specifically to take full advantage of DirectX10, the new graphics API
The Performance settings were used for testing, so a resolution of 1280×1024 was used.
Benchmark Results: The AMD A8-3850 APU had an overall score of P4490 and that score destroyed the Intel Core i3-2105’s score of P1742. The AMD A8-3850 had a GPU score that was nearly three times higher than the Intel Core i3-2105, but it lost out in the CPU test by a small margin.