Re: Timing and Pi

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg84412] Re: [mg84308] Timing and Pi*From*: "Jason S. Kong" <kongjs at gmail.com>*Date*: Fri, 21 Dec 2007 20:43:26 -0500 (EST)*References*: <200712181052.FAA05091@smc.vnet.net>

Mathematica 6.0.1.0 Athlon 64 4000+, 2.41 GHz, 2 GB RAM, Windows XP In[44]:= Timing[N[Pi, 1000000];] Out[44]= {2.359, Null} There you go! -JSK On Dec 18, 2007 5:52 AM, peter <glassymeow at yahoo.com> wrote: > 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 > -- Jason S. Kong Graduate Student, Chen Lab Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology Baker Laboratory, Cornell University Ithaca, NY, 14853

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