Category Archives: Intel

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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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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VMware

Exploring VMware workstation 8.01, below are my screen captures [click pictures for larger images]. Memory before and after powering up an evaluation version of Windows 2008 R2 assigned 5Gb. My workstation PC has 16Gb RAM installed and l run Windows … Continue reading

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World Community Grid – Boinc Statistics update

“World Community Grid brings people together from across the globe to create the largest non-profit computing grid benefiting humanity. It does this by pooling surplus computer processing power. We believe that innovation combined with visionary scientific research and large-scale volunteerism … Continue reading

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Unigine Engine Heaven Benchmark v2.5

Ran this benchmark software – the basic free edition, downloadable from here – and got the results below. Using SLI – with 2 GPU’s Using Nvidia SLI with 2 cards essentially tripled the score of 1 GPU card.

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Windows Experience Index

If your work involves a lot of computations, you might be interested in enhancing your PC’s WEI score. WEI – Windows experience index accesses key system components on a scale of 1 to 7.9 My current hardware: Asus P67 Pro … Continue reading

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Pi

Someone asked me what l was doing while Prince Williams and Kate Middleton were getting married. Took some time off work, and while investigating benchmarking software, l stumbled on Hyper PI – a multi-core version of SuperPi while looking into … Continue reading

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2nd Generation “Sandy Bridge” Intel® Core™ i5 2400 Processor

I will be testing, benchmarking a new Desktop system based on the Intel i5-2400 Processor paired with the Asus P8P67 Motherboard Powersupply to be used is the Coolmaster Extreme Power Plus 700W RS-700-PCAA-E3 Memory will be 16Gb using 2 x … Continue reading

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