Asus EeeTop PC ET2002 Review

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Benchmarks (SANDRA)

The Windows Experience Index assesses the key system components of a machine and rates them on a scale of 1.0 to 7.9. The Asus Eee Top ET2002 scores a 3.2 in this test. The processor drags the score down while the gaming graphics performance and hard disk performance scores are above average.

Preliminary Testing with SiSoft SANDRA 2009
Synthetic Benchmarks

SiSoftware Sandra (the System Analyzer, Diagnostic and Reporting Assistant) is an information & diagnostic utility. It should provide most of the information (including undocumented) you need to know about your hardware, software, and other devices.

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The dual core Intel Atom 330 processor held its own in Sandra's CPU-specific test, compared to similarly equipped CPUs, but it's obviously not going to compete very well against more powerful processors. During our tests, the processor held up fine for basic tasks, but you are likely to see limitations, especially if you're multitasking or really pushing the processor.

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Looking at the Processor Multi-Media test, the ET2002's Atom 330 edges out the reference Atom 330, yet it still falls behind other more powerful Intel offerings. As we've mentioned, we found the ET2002 to be acceptable in playing back high definition content, though experiences will definitely vary depending on the source media type and resolution of that clip.

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On the Memory Bandwidth test, the ET2002 falls behind the NVIDIA Ion MCP79 and Intel 945GME reference systems.

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