Gateway FX530XT review: Gateway FX530XT

Adobe Photoshop CS2 image-processing test
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In seconds  

Apple iTunes encoding test
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Cinebench 9.5
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Rendering multiple CPUs  
Rendering a single CPU  
Gateway FX530XT
1,697 
529 
Maingear X-Cube
1,662 
527 
Dell XPS 710 H2C
1,606 
523 

Quake 4 performance (in fps)
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2,048x1,536 (4xAA, 8xAF)  
1,600x1,200 (4xAA, 8xAF)  
1,280x1,024 (4xAA, 8xAF)  
Dell XPS 710 H2C
114.6 
114.3 
130.3 
Velocity Micro Raptor DCX
112.1 
117.8 
120 
Gateway FX530XT
96.9 
118 
120.8 
Maingear X-Cube
83.6 
108.6 
124.5 
ABS Ultimate X Striker Elite
67.2 
96.5 
118 

F.E.A.R. performance (in fps)
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2,048x1,536 (4xAA, 8xAF)  
1,600x1,200 (4xAA, 8xAF)  
1,280x1,024 (4xAA, 8xAF)  
Dell XPS 710 H2C
103 
145.7 
156.7 
Velocity Micro Raptor DCX
77 
116 
152 
Maingear X-Cube
65 
96.7 
129 
Gateway FX530XT
58 
86 
114 
ABS Ultimate X Striker Elite
55.3 
84 
110 

System configurations:

ABS Ultimate X Striker
Windows Vista Ultimate; 2.93GHz Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6700; 4GB 800MHz DDR2 SDRAM; 768MB Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTX graphics card; 150GB Western Digital 10,000rpm Serial ATA/150 hard drive

Dell XPS 710 H2C
Windows XP Professional SP2; 2.66GHz Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6700 (overclocked to 3.2GHz); 4GB 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM; two 768MB Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTX graphics cards; two 150GB Western Digital 10,000rpm Serial ATA/150 hard drives (RAID 0); 750GB Seagate 7,200rpm hard drive

Gateway FX530XT (Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTX)
Windows Vista Ultimate; 2.66GHz Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6700 (overclocked to 3.2GHz); 4GB 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM; overclocked 768MB Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTX graphics card; two 150GB Western Digital 10,000rpm Serial ATA/150 hard drives (RAID 0)

Maingear X-Cube (Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6800)
Windows Vista Ultimate; 2.93GHz Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6800; 2GB 800MHz DDR2 SDRAM; 768MB GeForce 8800 Ultra graphics card; 750GB Seagate 7,200rpm hard drive

Velocity Micro Raptor DCX (ATI Radeon HD 2900 XT)
Windows Vista Home Premium; 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 (overclocked to 3.0GHz); 2GB 800MHz DDR2 SDRAM; two 512MB ATI Radeon HD 2900 XT graphics cards; 400GB 7,200rpm Western Digital hard drive; 150GB 10,000rpm Western Digital hard drive

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    Gateway FX530XT

    Part Number: 1014388R Released: May 4, 2007
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    Quick Specifications See All

    • Release date May 4, 2007
    • Environmental standards EPA Energy Star
    • Graphics Processor NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX
    • Capacity 2 x 150 GB
    • OS Provided Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
    • Installed Size 2 GB / 8 GB (max)
    • Video Memory 768 MB GDDR3 SDRAM
    • Color Black
    • Monitor Type Gateway FPD2485W - LCD