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Intel Core 2 Evolves- QX9650 45nm Penryn - Benchmarks - Super PI

We've got our first 45nm Intel processor in hand, this in the form of the Yorkfield quad core QX9650.

| Intel CPUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Nov 12, 2007 5:00 am

Super PI

 

Version and / or Patch Used: x

 

Developer Homepage: http://pw1.netcom.com/~hjsmith/Pi/Super_Pi.html

 

Product Homepage: http://pw1.netcom.com/~hjsmith/Pi/Super_Pi.html

 

 

Developed by some folks from the University of Tokyo (yes, Japan), Super PI is a small utility that does just as the name implies. It figures PI to a set number of decimal places. Since PI is an infinite number to the right of the decimal point, the utility measures the time it takes to figure a set number of places. It runs the calculations a set number of times and gives a time for the completion of the task. This is a simple and effective way to measure the raw number crunching power of the processor being used to compile the results.

 

 

Super PI manages to cut a little time off the 32 million places calculation over the QX6850.

 

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