Wednesday, 31 March 2010 00:00
New World Record!!
Our veyr own Cpt.Planet (Jake Crimmins) and Corsair has broken the PCMark Vantage World Record with an impressive score of 32,947. Check out the system they used. Using eleven Force Series F200 solid-state drives and the Corsair Dominator GTX2 DDR3 memory modules the record was set to 32,947 PCMarks. The system contained the brand new Intel® Core™ i7-980X six-core processor cooled with liquid nitrogen on the EVGA® X58 Classified. This combination would allow the CPU frequency upwards of 5.5GHz and memory clocks of 2000MHz+. The drives were combined into a Raid 0 on the Areca® ARC-1680D-IX-12 PCI-E RAID controller. The entire system was powered by the Corsair Professional Series HX1000 power supply.
Check out some of the URL below for some additional information:
Press Release: http://www.corsair.com/news/press_release.aspx?id=1420403