Gigabyte EX58-UD5 X58 Motherboard
SiSoftware Sandra (the System ANalyser, Diagnostic and Reporting Assistant) is an information & diagnostic utility capable of benchmarking the performance of individual components inside a PC. Each of the benchmarks below were run a total of five times with the highest and lowest scores being discarded and an average being calculated from the remaining three.
Mirroring the hard drive benchmarks, both the Gigabyte and Asus boards run very closely together but this time both are just pipped to the post by the MSI which appears to have a very slight advantage when it comes to multimedia encoding and compressing.
Let's move on to our 3D Benchmarks...