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Alienware 17 Benchmark – Maxon Cinebench R15

Benchmark test results: Alienware 17 Base unit. Windows 8.1 64bit, 8gb, 500gb drive etc. CineBench Maxon Boinc/WorldCommunityGrid 7/24/2014 10:51:18 AM |  | CUDA: NVIDIA GPU 0: GeForce GTX 860M (driver version 337.88, CUDA version 6.0, compute capability 3.0, 2048MB, 1957MB … Continue reading

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CPU_GPU Benchmarks 03-2014

Comparing 3 machines l use/own: Benchmarks from Boinc manager. In Pictures In detail Linux Workstation – running Linux Mint 16 ========================================= Intel Q8200 @2.33Ghz 4 core 8gb ram 1567 floating points MIPS whetstone per CPU 12633 integer MIPS Dhrystone per … Continue reading

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Comparing Nvidia Graphics cards

Comparing various NVidia graphics card, some l own, using some data from online specifications.  

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WEI – Windows Experience Index – Lenovo Ideapad Y500 Rating

With Windows 7 installed on a lenovo Ideapad Y500 factory default hardware, below is the rating l got. Rating from my Default Custom workstation PC:

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Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 – Benchmark

Here are some benchmark results from the laptop l got to replace a 4 year old toshiba. Specs are 3rd generation i7, 8Gb, 5400rpm hard disk with 16Gb SSD, Windows 8 replaced by Windows 7.   Boinc benchmarks  

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Strata 2013: Dave Campbell, “Xbox Data is XXL”

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Compute Pi

Using my current hardware to compute pi before 3/14/2012 – Pi day, here are the results again. Maximum my hardware can compute is 5 billion digits of pi, in 44 minutes using y-cruncher program running under Windows 7 Pro. File … Continue reading

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SiSoftware-Sandra Benchmark results

Decided to try this software and benchmark primary GFLOPS per machine l can access/have: Below are my results showing the PC specs and the Arithmetic benchmark achieved. Click on image for larger image. PC #1: A Friends new PC: My … Continue reading

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SPECviewperf 11 benchmark results – CUDA

Using SPECviewperf 11 – a graphics benchmark software which can be downloaded from here, l tested independently the following graphics cards. The main 3D software l use is Autodesk Maya and surprisingly, the entry level/affordable nVidia Quadro 600 consistently beats … Continue reading

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Blender Cycles Render Benchmark

Link to forum on the test can be found here.  Click here for the spreadsheet analysis by Olivier Amrein. My render below took 02:47:93 seconds

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