Before taking a look at the benchmarks, let’s take a look at the test system that was used. All testing was done with a fresh install of Windows 8.1 Pro x64, no additional software was running during the tests.
Intel Z77/LGA1155 Platform
|The Intel Z77 Test System|
|Processor||Intel Core i5-3570K||Click Here|
|Motherboard||Gigabyte Z77X-UP5-TH||Click Here|
|Memory||16GB Kingston Blue 1866MHz||Click Here|
|SSD||Intel 520series 180GB||Click Here|
|Cooling||Phanteks PH-TC12DX||Click Here
|Power Supply||Lepa G650-MAS||Click Here|
|Operating System||Windows 8.1 Pro 64-Bit||Click Here|
Sapphire R7 260X Video Card GPU-Z Information
The Sapphire R7 260X has 2GB of GDDR5, which is set to 1650MHz, or 6600MHz effective. The Bonaire GPU has been factory overclocked to 1150MHz.