Eurocom Panther 2.0 breaks 3DMark 2006 record

Shane McGlaun - Jan 11, 2011
Eurocom Panther 2.0 breaks 3DMark 2006 record

The Eurocom Panther 2.0 notebook computer first surfaced back in August of 2010. The big gaming notebook has some very high-end hardware inside and has been updated since its official launch last year. Eurocom announced that the machine has set a 3DMark2006 record.

The Panther 2.0 has become the first notebook to ever score 22699 points in the 3DMark2006 benchmark. The machine as tested sported a 17.3-inch LED screen with a 1920 x 1080 resolution, an Intel Core i7 Extreme i7-980X CPU, and 12GB of total RAM.

The notebook uses a 500GB Seagate solid hybrid HDD as well. The GPU in the record-breaking runs was a pair of Radeon HD6970M units in CrossfireX. A single 6970M scored 19907 in the same benchmark. In the new 3DMark11, benchmark the CrossfireX machine scored P5689.

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