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Countdown reveals release date

3DMark Vantage: Official release on April 28 - new screenshots + system requirements

A countdown on the official website tells us: 3DMark Vantage will be released on Monday, 28th of April 2008 at 13:00 UTC.
3DMark Vantage: A Countdown reveals the release date.
 
3DMark Vantage: A Countdown reveals the release date. [Source: view picture gallery]
On the official website of the Direct X 10 benchmark, there is a timer running out. It is know, that 3DMArk Vantage is a application exclusiv to Windows Vista.

There will be four different versions of the benchmark:
- Trial (free)
- Basic ($6.95)
- Advanced ($19.95)
- Professional ($495)

The basic version allows infinite runs of the Performance presetting. All presettings are available when using Advanced or Professional version.

System Requirements:
• Minimum

- x86/x64 single core CPU with SSE2 support. Performance similar to Intel Pentium D 3.2GHz or better
- Fully D3D10/SM4.0 compliant graphics card, 256MB
- 1024MB Memory
- 2GB of free disk space
- Windows Vista (Server editions not supported)


• Recommended

- Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 or equivalent AMD CPU
- Fully D3D10/SM4.0 compliant graphics card, 512MB
- 2048MB Memory
- 2GB of free disk space
- Windows Vista (Server editions not supported)

Preset Requirements:
The presettings requiere additional system capabilities:

- Entry - 128MB DX10 Video Card and a monitor capable of displaying 1280x1024 resolution
- Performance - 256MB DX10 Video Card and a monitor capable of displaying 1280x1024 resolution
- High - 512MB DX10 Video Card and a monitor capable of displaying 1680x1050 resolution
- Extreme - 512MB DX10 Video Card and a monitor capable of displaying 1920x1200 resolution

It is possible to create individual settings with Advanced or Professional version, but reaults from those won't be accepted by the Online Result Browser.

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Author: Thilo Bayer (Apr 25, 2008)






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