Quad-core PC project - Windows Experience Index

Summary:What's the Windows Experience Index of the new quad-core PCs I'm building?

Some of you have asked me for the Windows Experience Index score of my new quad-core PCs ... well, here it is:

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That 5.3 is pretty robust.  Not only have I not done anything to tweak the system other than install the ATI Radeon drivers, the fact that I'm getting a 5.9 for the processor, graphics and primary hard disk means that with a little tweaking of the gaming graphics and memory, I should be able to squeeze more power from the systems.

Do I need to squeeze more power from the system?  Not really!

More later!

Topics: Windows

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Adrian Kingsley-Hughes is an internationally published technology author who has devoted over a decade to helping users get the most from technology -- whether that be by learning to program, building a PC from a pile of parts, or helping them get the most from their new MP3 player or digital camera.Adrian has authored/co-authored technic... Full Bio

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