Quote from the article at Adrian’s Rojak Pot:
” Futuremark recently asked us to redo our benchmarks using the only NVIDIA driver they approved for use with 3DMark03. But that approved driver has a “3DMark03-specific optimization”! So, what’s going on??!
We talked to Futuremark to see what’s up with that “approved” driver and its “3DMark03-specific optimization”. Let’s see what they have to say! â€œ
Quote from the article at Overclockerscafe:
“There has been quite a bit of press in the past six months about Futuremark, NVidia and the alleged â€œoptimizingâ€ aka cheating, that may or may not have been occurring. We have always included Futuremark’s 3DMark2003 in our testing in an effort to provide another perspective or â€˜piece of the pie’ so to say, in our benchmarking. Earlier today, we received an e-mail from Futuremark requesting that we pull the 3DMark2003 results Brian graphed in his Connect3D Radeon 9600 XT review. “