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Old 10-20-2006, 11:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok I dont know if I posted on the right thread. Anyways, my question is..In getting a 3dMark software, do I need to purchase it? I want to run tests on my pc but when I go to the site, there is two options only. Download the free version but has missing parts or purchase it. And do people here who run those benchmarks really did purchased it?

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Old 10-21-2006, 12:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
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99% of people use the demo,It's only the hard core benching freak's that actually buy it.

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Old 10-21-2006, 12:45 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Exactly, even the 3dmark scores you see on tomshardware and in magazines are from the demo version. 99% of ppl just don't need anything beyond that.
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