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iBuyPower Australia FragBox SFF PC - Benchmarks - wPrime

Shane checks out a Micro-ATX system that puts machines four times its size to shame. This is one SFF you will want.

| SFF PCs in Computer Systems | Posted: Oct 29, 2008 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%      Manufacturer: IBuyPower Australia

wPrime

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.62

 

Developer Homepage: http://www.wprime.net/

 

Product Homepage: http://www.wprime.net/

 

 

wPrime uses a recursive call of Newton's method for estimating functions, with f(x)=x2-k, where k is the number we're sqrting, until Sgn(f(x)/f'(x)) does not equal that of the previous iteration, starting with an estimation of k/2. It then uses an iterative calling of the estimation method a set amount of times to increase the accuracy of the results. It then confirms that n(k)2=k to ensure the calculation was correct. It repeats this for all numbers from 1 to the requested maximum.

 

IBUYPOWER AUSTRALIA FRAGBOX

 

Checking out wPrime, we can see that the extra speed on offer from the CPU helps bring the time it takes to do its calculations down.

 

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