Media and Rendering Tests
This rendering benchmark based off of the Cinema 4D engine is a terrific indicator for multi-threaded processing.
LAME 3.97a MT MP3 Encoder
This version of the LAME MP3 encoder is multi-threaded and takes advantage of two threads.
Known mainly for its DVD re-encoding prowess, our test uses the Handbrake command line interface.
Our media encoding and rendering scores are pretty comparable and don’t equate to huge performance differences between these three LGA1366 motherboards.