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ECS C51G-M754 Motherboard Review


How We Tested

During our benchmarking sessions, we used the configuration listed below. Between our benchmarking sessions the only variable was the motherboard being tested.

Hardware Configuration

  • BIOS: January 6th, 2006
  • Processor: Athlon 64 3200+ (2 GHz)
  • Memory: Two 256 MB PC3200 modules from TwinMOS
  • Hard Drive: Maxtor DiamondMax 9 Plus (40 GB, ATA-133)
  • Screen resolution: 800x600x32

Software Configuration

  • Windows XP Professional installed using NTFS
  • Service Pack 1A
  • Direct X 9.0B
  • SiS AGP driver version: 1.21
  • SiS video driver version: 3.67
  • ATI video driver version: 7.95 (
  • NVIDIA nForce driver version: 8.22
  • NVIDIA video driver version: 81.98
  • VIA Hyperion driver version: 5.04A
  • VIA video driver version: 16944421

Used Software

We adopted a 3% error margin; thus, differences below 3% cannot be considered relevant. In other words, products with a performance difference below 3% should be considered as having similar performance.