Dell Performance Shoot-Out and Giveaway

Dell sent over the following email about an online performance shootout and giveaway, and we thought some of you might be interested.  Take a look...

Dell, in partnership with Futuremark, is hosting an Online Performance Shootout and Giveaway.  Contestants will have the opportunity to win the grand prize, the new Dell 3007 WFP-HC 30" LCD, by running 3DMark 2006 and posting their scores via the Futuremark Online Results Browser.  In addition to prizes being awarded for the top three scores, 5 NVIDIA 7900 GT graphics cards will be given away by a random drawing of all participating entries.  For more information, and to follow who is winning the performance contest, please visit this site The contest can be found directly at this site as well.

Although Dell is not participating in the contest, our engineers have been able to post a score of 17,694 3D Marks.  This score was obtained with an XPS 710 which can configured identical to the reference system and can be purchased today at

The contest is open to legal residents of the U.S. 13 or older.  It started on 1/10 and runs to 2/10. Good Luck!