RE: Timing and Pi

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg84365] RE: [mg84308] Timing and Pi*From*: Robert Pigeon <robert.pigeon at videotron.ca>*Date*: Thu, 20 Dec 2007 00:10:27 -0500 (EST)*References*: <200712181052.FAA05091@smc.vnet.net>

On Windows Vista 64-bit ("6.0 for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (June 19, 2007)") I get : 2.14 s. Robert -----Original Message----- From: peter [mailto:glassymeow at yahoo.com] Sent: 18 d=E9cembre 2007 05:53 To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net Subject: [mg84365] [mg84308] Timing and Pi i wish to see other people results in running the code: Timing[N[Pi,1000000]] i am using mathematica 6 ,windowsXp i have tried the code on two machines: 1- celeron 2.6GHZ-256kb cash, memory DDR-512MB-400Mhz the timing result is 4.281 seconds 2- pentium D-925 dual processor 3GHZ-4MB cash , memory DDR2-2GB-667Mhz the timing is 3.218 seconds i am astonished that there is not much difference between the two = values, even the second machine are speedier in cpu frequency and have more cash = and the memory frequency. thanks for all peter

**References**:**Timing and Pi***From:*peter <glassymeow@yahoo.com>