Gigabyte F2A85XM-D3H Review

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Gigabyte F2A85XM-D3H Review


For our gaming tests we're running the A8/D3H at both resolution and image quality settings we'd expect the kind of purchaser of this setup to run. 1600x900 and choosing the settings just below the top of the relative game should give us a good balance between eye-candy and playability. We're comparing the APU of the A8-5600K, a HD7560D, with the AMD HD7770. The HD7770 is cheap enough to come within the range of the budget conscious. Either option provides a playable experience, and certainly if you're careful with your setting choices then you can have no complaints.


Clearly the D3H with an A8 installed is a vast improvement upon the Llano A4, even if it's not quite the calculating behemoth that is available on the Intel options.


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31-03-2013, 08:22:28

The AMD-based D3H has all the potential to be a pocket powerhouse. Today we find out if it is.

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31-03-2013, 08:44:13

What an ugly pcb !!!Quote

31-03-2013, 10:47:49

I think it's good to see an AMD setup performing closer to Intel. True you might not be able to get the neatest of setups, but it might be good for someone new to gaming and custom PCs.Quote

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