Category Archives: Computer Hardware

CPU-Z Results Alienware 17

CPU-Z Results Alienware 17 – Click here for the validated results on my hardware. SSD and Internal hard drive tests below. Click here for download location

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Alienware 17 GTX860 Specifications CUDA-z

Below are the Cuda-Z program – click here to download –  discovered specs. of the Alienware 17 base unit which came with 8gb ram, 500gb hard disk, i7 2.5ghx, 4710mq, and a GTX860m nvidia GPU card as well as an … Continue reading

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Alienware 17 Benchmark – Unigine Heaven 4 & Unigine Valley 1

Alienware 17 Benchmark results  – using Unigine Haven 4 and Unigine Valley 1 Valley Score 939 Heaven Score 454

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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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Maxon Cinebench R15 Lenovo Benchmark Results

Benchmark results using the free Maxon Cinebench R15 – click here to download – for the Lenovo Ideapad Y500 I own shown in picture below: In comparison, the latest Lenovo Y50 gave the results below: OpenGL 91.5fps and CPU = … Continue reading

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Nvidia

Updated my nvidia driver from 320.49 to 322.21, on my Lenovo Ideapad Y500 running Windows 7, using the Nvidia GT650m discrete graphics card. Note, from my research on the web, after rebooting and confirming your driver is working, it is … Continue reading

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Pi – 50 billion digits

Still looking for a use for this large sequence of digits, most likely a Autodesk Maya 3D visualization project using some creative MEL script programming. I generated this as a CPU benchmark test of a hardware with generous specifications. If … 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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