MSI X58 Pro Motherboard
SuperPI is the benchmark of choice for many overclockers. It's lightweight to download and can give a quick indication on how good a system is at number crunching. Once again, testing was performed a total of 5 times, with an average being calculated from the middle three results.
PassMark is a popular benchmarking suite which test all aspect of PC hardware.The CPU test examines Mathematical operations, compression, encryption, SSE, 3DNow! instructions and more. Each CPU test was performed a total of 5 times, with an average being calculated from the middle three results.
As expected the MSI X58 Pro did show some exceptional results, due in part no doubt to the slightly overclocked CPU. This was more evident in SuperPI than any of the other CPU benchmarks.
Let's see if there is anything to separate the board with our run of memory benchmarks...