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: When running overclocked the Intel Core i7 3770k CPU Score was 25.6% faster than at the default clock speeds. The Intel Core i7 2600K running at 4.7GHz wasn’t quite able to keep up with the 3770K Ivy Bridge processor. The CPU score was more than 1500 points south of the Ivy Bridge score.