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AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Processor (Page 6)

By Cameron Johnson from Aug 6, 2009 @ 23:02 CDT
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: AMD

Super Pi

Version and / or Patch Used: .5 Mod

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.

AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Processor

Into our first real world number crunch and Super Pi shows that the Phenom II 955 is able to take a few seconds off the calculation time.

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