Originally Posted by JustinThyme
He was asking if something was wrong with his rig. Cheats and renamed tweaks does not a performer make. For proper benching you need proper hardware set up correctly for the performance you paid for, not a number for HwBot. Not like they pay out.....
Some people value e-peen and bragging rights more than pay-outs!
FWIW, I feel the same way you do about it. Take anything competitive, analyze it and there will always be tweaks, cheats, short-cuts, etc. that folks use to come out on top.
CPU: intel Core i9 9900K - 5 GHz all core HT on - 1.26v - Air cooled
MOBO: Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Pro
GPU: MSI Duke OC RTX 2080 Ti - 380w PL BIOS
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