LT Panel
RT Panel
Thursday | July 27, 2017
Popular Review Links:
ASRock Z68 Fatal1ty Gen3 Motherboard Review

ASRock Z68 Fatal1ty Gen3 Motherboard Review

ASRock Z68 Fatal1ty Gen3 Motherboard Review

Real World System Performance – Media Playback

Blu-Ray 3D Playback: Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 3D is encoded in High Definition 1080p format using MPEG4 AVC compression and comes on a dual layer (50GB) disc. The aspect ratio of 2.35:1 is used with letterbox bars at the top and bottom of the 16:9 image. This portion of the movie has an average video bitrate of around 45MBPS and regularly peaks above this making it one of the most demanding Blu-Rays on the market. For comparison, a movie such as Casino Royale has a bitrate of 24MBPS.

http://emporiumsoft.com/product/geometric-camworks-2015/ Buy Geometric CAMWorks 2015 oem

Pmsm Master Thesis

Van Geel 1993 Phd Thesis

ASRock Z68 Fatal1ty Gen3 Motherboard Review


Blu-Ray playback is a relatively simple affair on recent AMD/Intel hardware, just install the latest drivers then tweak the display settings to the preferred level and run PowerDVD 11 which features support for Blu-Ray 3D. If we want to pass some of the video processing to our GPU (including on-board support) we can do so by going into the software options and ticking the hardware acceleration option.

Phd Thesis In Health Economics With GPU acceleration in place the CPU usage statistic for Blu-Ray 3D playback never rises into double figures, leaving plenty of resources free for other tasks. It would be hard to tell the systems apart if they were side by side.

For further information on Blu-Ray 3D playback see our launch article here.

YouTube HD



ASRock Z68 Fatal1ty Gen3 Motherboard Review


In our second playback test we look at 1080p video on YouTube and it is clear that viewing of these demanding clips will be no problem for the socket 1155 boards which have plenty of resource free for other tasks to run in the background.

About Author

Stuart Davidson

It appears you have AdBlocking activated

Unfortunately AdBlockers interfere with the shopping cart process

To continue with the payment process can we ask you to

deactivate your AdBlocking plugin

or to whitelist this site. Then refresh the page

We thank you for your understanding


Hardwareheaven respect you right to employ plugins such as AdBlocker.
We would however ask you to consider whitelisting this site
We do not allow intrusive advertising and all our sponsors supply items
relevant to the content on the site.

Hardwareheaven Webmaster