3D Mark 2001 and Quake III

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AMD Athlon 1.4 GHz and Duron 950 MHz Review - Processors  1

You can see how well 3D Mark 2001 scales on the processors when using the same video card. Notice that the 1.4 GHz only gets a marginal advantage over the 1.33 GHz processor.

AMD Athlon 1.4 GHz and Duron 950 MHz Review - Processors  2

At low resolutions we can best see the CPU at work. We see a slight increase from 1.33 to 1.4 GHz and the Duron performs well considering it is still at a sub-1 GHz level.

AMD Athlon 1.4 GHz and Duron 950 MHz Review - Processors  3

As you know, at the 1600×1200 level, things get stuck behind the video card bottleneck.

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