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Re: Request for benchmark results ...

Look up the number 5150 in Google. That should explain it.

On 10/28/06, David Annetts <davidannetts at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm trying to get to the bottom of a CPU speed issue.  Or rather, its lack
> of speed.
> If anyone on the list has a Dell 5150 3.2GHz and can run BenchmarkReport[],
> I'd be ever so appreciative of the results.  Apparently, my system is
> running at most 93% of the speed of a 2.4GHz Pentium 4.  It is also getting
> about 75% of the speed it did 2 years ago on Karl Unterkopfler's old
> benchmark.
> This is with a fresh installation (ie only XP pro & Mathematica installed), although
> results vary little once virus checkers and the other spyware crap we seem
> to need to run these days are also loaded.
> Many thanks in advance,
> Dave.


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