Digit Life benched some NVIDIA Quadro FX cards, Intel Core 2 Duo and Quad processors and the GeForce 9600 GT in SPECviewperf 10.
"Needless to say, a balanced approach to building a computer is even more rewarding in the professional area. Generalization is hardly appropriate here, as it all depends on your tasks. Still, if we speak of popular modeling and design applications, it becomes easier because there are industry-recognized tools for benchmarking such applications. SPECviewperf 10 is one of them."