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Default What benchmark software do you use? - 07-18-2009, 07:27 PM

Hi there,

Is there a general go-to benchmark program that everyone uses?

One that may not necessarily be the best but good enough since so many people use it for comparison?

I just want to see how my P4 desktop, AMD athlon, and my AMD turion mobile compare with each other and versus newer processors


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Default 07-19-2009, 05:41 PM

Super Pi. Calculates pi to the whatever number of digits you tell it to. It's mostly a CPU benchmark, not a whole system benchmark though. In a VM, my Athlon 64 X2 5000 at 2.8 GHz will do 1 million digits in 37 seconds, my Core 2 Duo P8600 at 2.4 GHz in my Latitude does it in 32 seconds, haven't done my mini yet.

ftp://pi.super-computing.org/windows/super_pi.zip


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