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Having SNAppy Intel 2D Acceleration In 2012

Michael Larabel

Published on 31 January 2012
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 4 of 8 - 8 Comments

When switching to the new cairo-perf-trace test, the SNA back-end does very well with the Firefox canvas trace replay where for ILK and SNA hardware the boosts were extremely noticeable.

With Sandy Bridge hardware on the SNA back-end and running a GNOME Terminal Vim Cairo trace, the new back-end is more than 10x faster than the default!

Replaying Poppler's Cairo operations under SNA was also a remarkable win.

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