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The Enthoo 719 from PHANTEKS is an enormously large PC case for enthusiasts. It is particularly suitable for large mainboards in the form factor SSI-EEB and E-ATX. The Big Tower offers many options for adapting the interior to your own requirements and can optionally be used for the installation of two power supplies and even two complete systems under one roof. There are numerous options for installing extensive water cooling circuits and two graphics cards can be installed vertically at the factory. In short: The Enthoo 719 leaves nothing to be desired.
The features of the PHANTEKS Enthoo 719 at a glance:
Excellently processed big tower for mainboards up to SSI-EEB and E-ATX
Allows the installation of dual systems with the help of the enclosed brackets
Tempered glass side door for quick access
A total of 8x 140 or 13x 120 fans possible
Radiators: max. 2x 480 mm, 2x 360 mm and 1x 140 mm
Graphics cards up to 503 mm, vertical installation possible, CPU cooler up to 195 mm
4x 3.5 and 11x 2.5 inch slots, up to 12x 3.5 slots possible
I / O panel with 1x USB 3.1 Type-C and 4x USB 3.0 Type-A
Enthoo 719: Big tower with numerous customization options
At first glance, the casing resembles its predecessor, but PHANTEKS has completely redeveloped the Enthoo 719. The Big Tower offers a sophisticated interior with black powder coating and numerous finesse: In the bottom of the case there is a vertical power supply cover, on which either a second system in Mini-ITX format or a second power supply can be installed. Both brackets for this are included.
The PHANTEKS Enthoo 719 has space for motherboards in SSI-EEB, E-ATX, ATX, Micro-ATX and Mini-ITX format. In addition to the eight PCI slot covers, the housing offers two vertical PCI slot covers for the vertical mounting of graphics cards, which can be up to 503 millimeters long and can be admired through the tempered glass side panel. A vertical graphics card holder for mounting in the horizontal PCI slots is also included. Numerous rubberized cable ducts, the supplied cable ties with Velcro fasteners and additional covers offer excellent options for clean, invisible cable routing.
Air and water cooling options
The Enthoo 719 is predestined for the installation of a custom water cooling: A radiator in 480 or 420 format can be installed in the front, however the HDD cages can get in the way. The fans are attached to the outside of the chassis, which means that less space is lost in the interior. There is space for a 360 millimeter model with a total depth of 55 millimeters in the lid before the mainboard is superimposed on the top.
At the back, a single fan model with 140 or 120 millimeters is provided. A radiator up to 480 millimeters in size can be installed on the mainboard tray. The right side wall has numerous openings at this point to optimize the air supply. A 360 heat exchanger can be installed in the bottom of the housing. Openings for fill and drain ports, each with a diameter of 20.5 millimeters, are prepared in the lid and in the front.
PHANTEKS has also thought of classic air cooling and allows the installation of up to 15 120-millimeter fans. There is space for four 120 or three 140 models in the front, while one or 140 or 120 case fans can be installed in the rear and in the cover. There is space for four 120 mm fans on the mainboard tray and three 120 or 140 fans can be mounted on the case bottom. CPU coolers can be up to 195 millimeters high.
Fan hub and RGB LED lighting
PHANTEKS delivers the Enthoo 719 with an integrated fan control for up to eight fans. Three 3-pin fans can be controlled via the speedometer signal and four 4-pin PWM fans via the PWM signal. Another 4-pin connector is suitable for both control options. With separately available splitter cables, even more fans can be connected to the hub.
The PHANTEKS Enthoo 719 has integrated RGB LED lighting in the front cover, which merges into the cover and in the power supply cover. Color and lighting modes can be controlled via buttons on the I / O panel of the Big Tower and synchronized with other digitally addressable accessories using a 3-pin RGB cable. The Enthoo 719 is compatible with ASUS Aura Sync, MSI Mystic Light Sync, Gigabyte RGB Fusion, ASRock Polychrome Sync and Razer Chroma.
Controls and connections
The power button of the PHANTEKS Enthoo 719 is embedded in the cover of the housing and is located on the top. In addition, the Big Tower has a modular I / O panel in the front. There are four USB 3.0 ports, a USB 3.1 Type C port, a microphone input and a headphone jack hidden behind the flap
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X @ 4.80GHz, Socket AM4, code name Vermeer, TDP 105W, cores 12, threads 24, base clock 3.70GHz, turbo clock 4.80GHz, memory controller Dual Channel PC4-25600U (DDR4-3200), free multiplier yes, CPU- Functions VT-Vi, X86-64, AMD-V, AVX, AVX2, AES (2x FMA), NX-Bit, EVP, Architecture Zen 3, production 7nm (CPU, TSMC), 12nm (I / O, GlobalFoundries), L2 cache 6MB (12x 512kB), L3 cache 64MB (2x 32MB), chipset interface PCIe 4.0 x4, PCIe lanes 24x PCIe 4.0 (16 + 4 + 4), memory bandwidth 51.2GB / s.
19 percent more performance per cycle, an average of 26 percent more 3D performance and up to 24 percent more efficiency. AMD wants to make Intel look old. Thanks to the extensively improved Zen 3 architecture, multi and single threading performance should increase by 20 percent and more, while the core counts of 16, 12, 8 and 6 remain the same.
At a higher level, a CPU cluster (CCX) now consists of eight instead of four CPU cores. A single core can thus access a full 32 MByte level 3 cache in single-threading applications; In addition, the communication effort is reduced if an application uses more than four cores. 3D games also benefit from this.
On average, the performance per cycle (Instructions per Cycle, IPC) should increase by 19 percent - more than when switching from Zen + to Zen 2 (+ 15 percent). In games, AMD mentions an average increase of 26 percent. While Intel's Core-i-10000 processors were usually a bit faster than AMD's Ryzen 3000 in gaming, AMD wants to deliver the best player CPUs with the successors. Only in the rarest cases should the 12-core Ryzen 9 5900X deliver fewer frames per second than Intel's fastest gaming processor, the Core i9-10900K, such as Battlefield 5. In the esports games League of Legends (LoL) and Counter- Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO), which used to do particularly well to Intel, AMD wants to outpace the competition.
With the Gletscherwasser, Alpenföhn, in cooperation with overclocking legend Roman "der8auer" Hartung, presents a premium complete water cooling system with digitally addressable RGB lighting. The included Wing Boost 3 ARGB fans and the Thermal Grizzly Hydronaut thermal paste complete the package and offer uncompromising performance with quiet operation at the same time. The replaceable logo plate also enables individual designs. The assembly of the water cooling takes place in Germany!
Complete water cooling system in cooperation with overclocking legend Roman "der8auer" Hartung
Quiet and powerful pump with 3-phase motor
Thermal Grizzly Hydronaut thermal compound
Pre-filled and completely maintenance-free
WingBoost 3 ARGB premium fan
Interchangeable logo plates
Safe mounting system
The diamond-cut copper base plate of the pump unit has large micro-channels to quickly and efficiently dissipate the processor's waste heat to the cooling circuit. 1200 rpm to 2550 rpm offer an extremely balanced range of performance to provide the necessary resources for your use in every situation. Decide for yourself whether you want maximum overclocking or subjectively silent silence in your silent project. An intelligent cooling circuit in the two-chamber design inside the pump housing also reduces the background noise of the pump unit and increases the cooling capacity and service life compared to conventional designs. The pump housing and pump cover are elaborately finished with piano lacquer after the injection molding process.
Gletscherwasser relies on a high-performance aluminum radiator. For even more security in your system, this radiator has a "leak-free" design. In the very unlikely event of a leak in the cooling system, the pressure in the cooling circuit is automatically regulated, which prevents possible coolant leakage. So your hardware is always SAFE.
With its excellent thermal conductivity, the Thermal Grizzly Hydronaut can also be used for overclocking. It was specially developed for use with large-area heat sinks, which are used, for example, in water cooling systems. Advantages: No hardening, silicone-free and not electrically conductive.
Wing Boost 3 ARGB
With 16.8 million colors, the Wing Boost 3 ARGB offers numerous options for uniquely staging the case. The addressable RGB LED lighting is integrated in the fan frame and casts a light glow on the impeller and shines stylishly to the outside.
Airflow optimized fan blades
With a new angle of attack for the fan blades, the rotor has been optimized for low speeds in order to achieve a significantly higher volume flow, total pressure and outlet speed at the same speed compared to other fans. Thanks to the Wing Boost 3 technology, air turbulence on the impeller is greatly reduced to ensure even quieter operation at full speed.
IC engine control
High-quality IC motor control minimizes electrical noise, especially in the low speed range, to a minimum.
Fluid Dynamic Bearing
By using the fluid dynamic bearing, we can realize low-vibration and whisper-quiet operation of the fan.
PWM speed control
The new Wing Boost 3 supports speed control using the PWM signal from the mainboard.
De vibration pads
Thanks to their excellent anti-vibration properties, the de-vibration pads reduce the often annoying noises that are transmitted to the housing by the vibrations of the fan to a minimum.
ASUS TUF Gaming X570-Plus [WI-FI], chipset AMD X570, RAM 4x DDR4 DIMM, dual PC4-35200U/DDR4-4400 (OC), max. 128GB (UDIMM), expansion slots 2x PCIe 4.0 x16 (1x x16, 1x x4), 2x PCIe 4.0 x1, 2x M.2/M-Key (PCIe 4.0 x4/SATA, 22110/2280/2260/2242), external connections 1x HDMI 1.4b (iGPU), 1x DisplayPort 1.2 (iGPU), 1x USB-C 3.1 (10Gb/s, X570), 2x USB-A 3.1 (10Gb/s, X570), 4x USB-A 3.0 (5Gb/ s), 1x Gb LAN (Realtek L8200A), 5x jack, 1x Toslink, 1x PS/2 combo Header lighting 2x 4-pin RGB (+12V/G/R/B, max. 3A), 1x 3-pin ARGB (+5V/DATA/GND, max. 3A, ASUS Gen2), audio 7.1 (Realtek ALC1200), DTS Custom Audio, Wireless Wi-Fi 5 (WLAN 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, 2x2, Intel 9260), Bluetooth 5.0, RAID level 0/1/10 (X570), Multi-GPU AMD 2-Way CrossFireX (x16/x4), RGB lighting, 1 zone (right accent), special features audio+solid capacitors, diagnostic LED (LED indicators), 1x M.2 passive cooler, onboard TPM 2.0 support (AMD fTPM).
ASUS has now renamed the formerly independent TUF series (The Ultimate Force) to "TUF Gaming" and has been the entry point into the ASUS gaming world ever since. The ASUS TUF Gaming X570-Plus (Wi-Fi) is characterized by the colors black, gray and a little yellow. The I/O panel and the PCH fan are encased in a plastic cover. Fortunately, a passive cooler is pre-installed for the lower M.2 connection.
With the X570-FCH, AMD is taking a big step forward compared to the X370 and X470-FCH, because the X570-FCH is the first chipset to establish the PCI Express 4.0 feature in the desktop segment. At the same time, the number of lanes increases from 8 to 16, of which 12 can be flexibly distributed by the mainboard manufacturer. The CPU and chipset are connected via a downlink and uplink with PCIe 4.0 x4 (Ryzen 3000).
The adjustable RGB lighting on the lower right side provides visual accents. With the TUF Gaming X570-Plus Gaming, manufacturer ASUS relies on high-quality materials and clean manufacturing. The engineers paid special attention to the capacitors, which had to go through a strict quality test. In general, the layout of the board is well thought out.
ASUS installs four DIMM sockets (dual channel) on the mainboard. With current 32 GB memory kits, you could create a more than sufficient memory expansion to 128 GB (max. 3,200 MHz, 4,400 MHZ in the OC). In order to be able to avoid the problem of possible overheating, the manufacturer installs two passive heat sinks (voltage converters) and an active chipset cooler (fan) at the factory. ASUS has given the board a digital power supply that can access 6+2 phases (6 phases for the CPU; 2 phases for the memory). With the new X570 boards, ASUS advertises the so-called SafeSlot, which the manufacturer describes as a particularly hard-wearing version of a PCIe slot with metal reinforcement. This should offer potential advantages when using heavy high-end graphics cards.
Positive characteristics of the ASUS TUF Gaming X570-Plus (Wi-Fi):
very good performance with a sufficient CPU power supply
Sufficient equipment, including eight SATA 6GBit/s interfaces and three USB 3.1 Gen2 sockets
good overall performance, good stability and good energy efficiency when idle
two M.2 M-Key interfaces (PCIe 4.0 x4)
WLAN-ac up to 1.73 GBit/s and Bluetooth 5.0 for the Wi-Fi version
Negative characteristics of the ASUS TUF Gaming X570-Plus (Wi-Fi):
KINGSTON FURY Beast RGB DIMM Kit 32GB, DDR4-3200, CL16-20-20, Type DDR4 DIMM 288-Pin, Clock 3200MHz, Module 2x 16GB, JEDEC PC4-25600U, CAS Latency CL 16 (corresponds to ~10.00ns), Row- to-Column Delay tRCD 20 (corresponds to ~12.50ns), Row Precharge Time tRP 20 (corresponds to ~12.50ns), voltage 1.35V, Housing heat spreader, RGB lighting, special features Intel XMP 2.0.
Kingston FURY Beast DDR4 RGB delivers impressive performance with speeds up to 3733MT/s, bold style and full-length RGB lighting for mesmerizing, continuous lighting effects. This affordable kit offers compelling speeds from 2666MT/s to 3733MT/s, latencies from CL15 to CL19 and single module capacities from 8GB to 32GB and kit capacities from 16GB to 128GB. With automatic plug-and-play overclocking for speeds of 2666MT/s2 speeds, it's both Intel® XMP-ready and AMD™-ready. FURY Beast DDR4 RGB keeps a cool head with its elegant, flat heat sink. The affordable kit is a worry-free package for any Intel or AMD based system, 100% speed tested and backed by lifetime warranty.
KFA2 GeForce RTX 4080 SG (1-Click OC), 16GB GDDR6X, connections 1x HDMI 2.1a, 3x DisplayPort 1.4a, chip clock 2230MHz, boost: 2580MHz (OC mode), memory 16GB GDDR6X, 22.4Gbps (22400MHz effective), 256bit , 716GB/s, shader units/TMUs/ROPs 16384/512/176, cooling 3x axial fans (102mm), 1-clip booster 2.0 fan, special features real-time raytracing (128 cores), tensor cores (512), NVIDIA G-Sync, NVIDIA VR-Ready, AV1 Decode, HDCP 2.3, 0dB Zero Fan mode, backplate, LED lighting (RGB), incl. graphics card holder (KFA2 Dark Obelisk), boost clock overclocked (+ 75MHz), interface PCIe 4.0 x16, computing power 85.03 TFLOPS (FP32), 1.33 TFLOPS (FP64), DirectX 12 Ultimate (12_2), OpenGL 4.6, OpenCL 3.0, Vulkan 1.3, shader model 6.6.
The NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4080 offers the ultra-performance and features that avid gamers and creators expect. Bring your games and creative projects to life with ray tracing and AI-powered graphics. This is backed by the ultra-efficient NVIDIA Ada Lovelace architecture and 16GB of super-fast G6X memory.
Hyperrealistic. hyper fast.
The Ada architecture unleashes the full glory of ray tracing, which simulates how light behaves in the real world. With the power of the RTX 40 series and the third generation RT cores, you can experience incredibly detailed virtual worlds like never before.
The power multiplier with AI.
DLSS is a revolutionary breakthrough in AI-powered graphics that massively boosts performance. DLSS 3 leverages the new fourth-generation Tensor Cores and Optical Flow Accelerator on GeForce RTX 40-series GPUs to use AI to create additional high-quality frames.
Victory measured in milliseconds.
NVIDIA Reflex and GeForce RTX 40 series GPUs offer the lowest latency and best responsiveness for the ultimate competitive advantage. Designed to optimize and measure system latency, Reflex delivers faster aiming, faster response times, and the best aiming accuracy for competitive games.
FSP Hydro G Pro 1000W ATX 2.52, fan 120mm, semi-passive, fully modular cable management, connections 1x 24-pin, 2x 4/8-pin ATX12V, 8x 6/8-pin PCIe, 14x SATA, 5x IDE, 1x floppy , Average efficiency 90% (80 PLUS, 115V), certificates 80 PLUS Gold (115V), dimensions (WxHxD)
150x86x150mm, manufacturer's guarantee ten years, number of 12V rails 1 + 3.3V 20A + 5V 20A + 12V 83.33A -12V 0.3A + 5Vsb 2.5A PFC active, form factor ATX PS / 2, special features ErP Lot 6, supports "Haswell" C6 / C7 Low-Power States, semi-passive mode switchable.
Compared to the previous generation, the Hydro G Pro is an IEC62368 certified power supply, which has been greatly improved in its safety design and has a more compact dimension without affecting its efficiency. Like all power supplies from FSP, the Hydro G Pro also delivers constant power. The 80 Plus® Gold certification serves as a globally known quality feature, which guarantees the user a carefree gaming experience. This power supply also has interchangeable side stickers that DIY enthusiasts can use to color-match and customize their PC build perfectly. All power supplies of the Hydro G Pro - series are provided with a coating, which guarantees a reliable performance in a rough and unusual environment. Compared to conventional power supplies, it can work with a humidity of 95% without any problems.
Complies with ATX12V and EPS12V v2.52 standards
High efficiency ≥ 90%
Intelligent fan control
Quiet and durable 120mm FDB fan
Ribbon cables for DIY enthusiasts
12V single rail design
Japanese capacitors - 105C
Compatible with Intel's current CPUs
Full protection: OCP, OVP, SCP, OPP, OTP
Extra coating for high demands on the environment
SAMSUNG SSD PM9A1 1TB, M.2, design Solid State Module (SSM), form factor M.2 2280, interface M.2 / M-Key (PCIe 4.0 x4), read 7000MB / s, write 5100MB / s SLC-Cached IOPS 4K read / write 1000k / 850k, memory modules 3D-NAND TLC, Samsung, 136 layers (V-NAND v6), reliability prognosis 1.5 million hours (MTBF), Samsung Elpis (S4LV003) controller, 8 channels, 1GB cache (LPDDR4), SLC cache, NVMe 1.3c protocol, data protection functions 256bit AES, TCG Opal 2.0, power consumption 0.035W (idle), 0.005W (sleep mode), special features L1.2 low-power standby.
The Samsung OEM SSD PM9A1 is made entirely of semiconductor components and uses NAND flash memory, which has high reliability and advanced technology in a small form factor. Thanks to the support of the Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) 4.0 interface standard, performance is much faster than that of SATA SSDs. A comparison of the speed makes it clear that the PM9A1 version is definitely ahead. In contrast to the 6,000 MB / s, the two previous models only offered 3,500 MB / s. This is no wonder. After all, both OEMs were equipped with PCIe 3.0 and not the latest PCIe 4.0 standard.
The Samsung PM9A1 is an M.2 SSD with PCIe 4.0 and practically the OEM counterpart to the 980 Pro.
SEAGATE BarraCuda Compute 4TB, 3.5", 256MB, SATA 6Gb/s, form factor 3.5", 20mm, cache 256MB, power consumption 3.7W (operation), 2.5W (idle), noise level 24dB(A) (operation), 22dB(A) (idle), recording method Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR), Drive Managed SMR, sectors 4KB with emulation (512e).
After Hitachi and Western Digital, Seagate is now also offering a 4 terabyte model for desktop PCs. On the other hand, the manufacturer has the edge in terms of data density with 1000 GB per magnetic disk.
The rotational speed of the is only 5400 instead of 7200 revolutions per minute, as was previously the case with the Barracudas. This ensures lower power consumption, but at the expense of the transfer rates. However, Seagate compensates for this slowdown with the high data density and packs a whole terabyte onto a magnetic disk. According to the manufacturer, this corresponds to up to 340,000 data tracks on a width of around 25 millimeters. Converted, the track width is only 75 nanometers.
This requires extremely precise control of the read/write heads. To do this, Seagate uses AcuTrac technology, which constantly determines the flying height of the heads via two sensors and compensates for it with the finest temperature changes in the carrier material. In addition, Seagate uses Advanced Format technology to increase the sector size from 512 bytes to 4 kilobytes - this reduces the additional memory requirements for address and check bits, which are then available for user data.
The sequential transfer performance of the 4 TB drive from Seagate is impressive: the 3.5-inch hard drive achieves a maximum of almost 175 MB/s. In the particularly fast burst mode, in which the hard disk transfers data directly via the 64 MB buffer memory, the transfer rate even climbed to almost 250 MB/s.
No optical disc drive in the system!
1x USB 3.1 (Typ C, max. 10 Gbit/s)
2x USB 3.1 (Typ A, max. 10 Gbit/s)
4x USB 3.0 (Typ A, max. 5 Gbit/s)
1x Gigabit LAN (Realtek L8200A)
2x WLAN-Antenne (Intel Wireless-AC 9260, IEEE 802.11ac / BT 5.0)
5x Audio (Realtek S1220A, 7.1 Sound)
1x Optical S/PDIF Out
Monitor connections can be found in the detailed description of “GRAPHIC CARD(S)”
Front ports of the PC / Cases can be found in the detailed description of „CASE“
Integrated WLAN. For more information click "Motherboard" or "Interfaces" !
The ultimate pleasure for your ears thanks to Creative Sound Blaster Cinema.
MSI, the world's leader in motherboards and graphics cards has chosen Creative Sound Blaster Cinema audio technology for its new motherboard lineup. Sound Blaster is the leading brand in PC gaming audio and MSI is excited about the prospect of providing class-leading audio technology with its motherboards. Thanks to the Sound Blaster Cinema suite of audio technologies, gamers can enjoy upgraded surround sound through their stereo headphones, enhanced gaming sound effects and Smart Volume control for long gaming sessions.
When using Sound Blaster Cinema, gamers will be able to hear their opponents more clearly and easily while enjoying the competitive advantage of accurate positional audio to reveal the precise location of their opponents.
Sound Blaster Cinema
Armed with the technology of the biggest name in PC gaming audio, gamers can leverage Sound Blaster Cinema to get the best sound enhancements for today's games powered by Sound Blaster SBX Pro Studio technology. Each of the five technologies of SBX Pro Studio is focused on delivering a more immersive gaming experience:
-SBX Bass - SBX Bass technology dramatically improves the sound experience by expanding the low frequency tones
-SBX Crystalizer - Ensures that every audio detail is heard by restoring the "highs" and "lows" that are compromised with audio compression
-SBX Dialog Plus - SBX Dialog Plus intelligently enhances voices in games and moves for dramatically clearer dialog
-SBX Surround - Goes beyond 7.1 surround sound creating unprecedented levels of audio realism including stunning surround effects that produce virtual speakers around, above and below you
-SBX Smart Volume - Address the problem of abrupt volume level changes in games by intelligently applying gain and attenuation to deliver consistent volume levels
Microsoft Windows 10 Professional 64Bit, pre-installed with all necessary device drivers. Switch on and get started!
The launch of Windows 10 and the associated developments are among the most important market launches in Microsoft's corporate history. Windows 10 not only brings a new version of the operating system onto the market, Windows 10 enables a new platform generation:
"We want to ensure that we offer developers the largest and most vibrant user base for their applications," said Satya Nadella in his opening keynote at BUILD 2015 in San Francisco. Windows 10 is now available in 190 countries and 111 languages.
The browser is really new in Windows 10: Edge replaces Internet Explorer. The new browser doesn't just have the cooler name. It is also much faster. In almost all browser benchmarks, Edge depends on IE 11 from Windows 8.1. It can almost double its pace in Mozilla's Kraken benchmark. It looks the same in Google's Octane 2.0 test. Its pace remains roughly the same in the Sunspider test and the Peacekeeper benchmark. Conclusion: When it comes to the browser speed, Windows 10 with Edge catches up a lot. In Kraken and Octane, Edge overtakes the competition, in the Sunspider he stays ahead. The old conditions are only preserved in the Peacekeeper test.
Microsoft already shortened the start times of Windows extremely with Windows 8. If the computer is switched off using "Shut down", it does not switch itself off, but only goes into hibernation - from which it can wake up more quickly. Even with a real Katlstart or restart, Windows 8.1 is slightly slower: However, over time, Windows remembers the files that it needs for the start: The start time is shortened with repeated starts. After ten starts, the two operating systems were almost on par with 20 seconds (Windows 10) and 22 seconds (Windows 8.1).
Windows is actually getting faster and faster the older it gets: For most components, manufacturers are releasing ever more up-to-date drivers that accelerate the hardware. Windows feels like it is getting slower and slower: This is mostly due to the fact that the autostart folder is filling up with more and more entries, more and more tools are running in the background and more and more programs that are no longer used are littering the memory. The performance tests show hardly any difference between Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. Sometimes one system is faster, sometimes the other. But all the results are so closely related - with less than three percent difference - that no difference is noticeable in practice. This also applies to tests such as Cinebench R15, which primarily check the processor performance. Even if we repeated the tests several times, nothing changed: When saving and buffering frequently used files, nothing seems to have changed between Windows 8.1 and 10. Conclusion: When it comes to hardware performance, Windows 10 is as fast as Windows 8.1 - or vice versa. So that Windows 10 stays fast, the same rules apply as always with Windows: Install the latest drivers and keep the system clean.
Windows 10 comes with the new Direct X12 3D interface. DX12 is designed to allow game programmers to use the capabilities of the GPU more efficiently. Computers with less powerful graphics cards can also benefit from this and display graphically complex games more smoothly. At the moment, the potential of DX12 can only be demonstrated using synthetic benchmarks such as the API overhead test. Conclusion: Windows 10 has the potential to accelerate games on weaker systems thanks to the DX12. But the concrete results will only show games that use DX12. The first should appear at the end of the year.
Windows 10 lays a good foundation: the hardware manufacturers have to use this to tease out a performance plus with improved drivers. Or in the case of Direct X12 game programmers who use the capabilities of the new interface in games.
HI-TECH anti-cucumber guarantee (already included in full when purchasing a HI-TECH PC and / or notebook)
a) Complete assembling of the PC system or notebook including serial number management
b) Optimization of the cabling between the individual PC components for the purpose of optimal air flow in the system
c) Optimization and performance enhancement of various hardware components (GraKa / CPU etc.)
d) Installation of the latest BIOS updates (motherboard, GraKa)
e) Complete configuration of the BIOS settings to provide the maximum performance and reliability of the PC system + storage of the settings in order to be able to reload them later (e.g. after changing the BIOS battery)
f) free hotline
g) 24-hour long-term test for quality control of the PC components
Enjoy a Breathtaking Gaming Experience with the Systems of HI-TECH!
Our perfectly configured high performance systems offer you the power that you need to win against all your opponents. Real graphics and extreme performance lead you into new dimensions of gaming. Independent journalists attest: our PCs and notebooks are a "masterpiece" (Ingame.de) and the "antithesis of the iMac" (Profil.at)
one of the biggest game portals - tests on our high performance gaming PCs - you should also trust on this clear recommendation!
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