Scientific: ScienceMark 2.0 Beta

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The memory scores for all the Athlon 64 processors are pretty good with the Athlon 64 3000+ finally seeing a hit for losing the 512 KB L2 cache. The P4 out runs them all however with its higher FSB.

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Before, the ScienceMark 2.0 Beta tests were one of the few where the Athlon 64 3200+ wasn’t quite up to speed with the P4 3.2 GHz, the 3400+ is now able to take the speed crown on these scientific tests.

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The 200 MHz frequency boost gives the 3400+ a nice lead, though again we see the benefit of the 3200+ over the 3000+ in jeopardy.

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All four of the AMD processors are able to our pace the P4 here. The Athlon 64 3400+ is proving to be quite a beast in benchmarks.
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