1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

PC-BSD 10.0 vs. PC-BSD 9.2 vs. Ubuntu 13.10 Benchmarks

Michael Larabel

Published on 23 February 2014
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 1 of 5 - 14 Comments

After running through some challenges in setting up PC-BSD/FreeBSD 10.0 and its many changes, here are benchmarks of the feature-rich operating system update. Benchmarks were done on the same laptop of PC-BSD 10.0, the former PC-BSD 9.2 release, and Ubuntu 13.10.

The 64-bit releases of PC-BSD 9.2, PC-BSD 10.0, and Ubuntu 13.10 were tested on a Lenovo ThinkPad W510 notebook with Intel Core i7 720QM processor, NVIDIA Quadro FX880M GPU, 4GB of system RAM, and a 160GB Fujitsu HDD.

All of the operating systems were cleanly installed and left using their default settings/packages, including their default file-systems, default compiler choices, etc, since they are all design choices made by the distribution vendor. This includes Clang 3.3 being used by default on PC-BSD 10.0, PC-BSD 10.0 defaulting to the ZFS file-system, etc. Benchmarking on Linux and FreeBSD/PC-BSD were handled via the Phoronix Test Suite for complete automation and reproducibility of the results.

<< Previous Page
1
Latest Linux Hardware Reviews
  1. Scythe Mugen MAX
  2. Intel Core i7 5960X Haswell-E On Linux
  3. Intel 80GB 530 Series M.2 SSD On Linux
  4. With A New Motherboard, The Core i7 5960X Haswell-E Lights Up
Latest Linux Articles
  1. Fedora 21 Alpha First Impressions: It's Great
  2. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive NVIDIA/AMD Benchmarks On Linux
  3. A Tour Of The New Phoronix Office
  4. 7-Way Linux Desktop Gaming Comparison On Ubuntu 14.10
Latest Linux News
  1. Google Brings Coreboot To 64-bit ARM
  2. Debian Switches Back To GNOME As Its Default Desktop
  3. Fedora 21 Alpha Finally Sees The Light Of Day
  4. Qt 5.4 Will Support Applications Under A Wayland Compositor
  5. Valve Rolls Out A New Steam Storefront
  6. The Features Coming For Fedora 21
  7. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Starts Rolling Out To Linux Users
  8. The Gestures Support Of GNOME 3.14
  9. Linux 3.17 Has Basic Support For The Xbox One Controller
  10. openSUSE 13.2 Beta Still Using Btrfs By Default, & KDE Plasma 5 For Testing
Latest Forum Discussions
  1. Uselessd: A Stripped Down Version Of Systemd
  2. Updated and Optimized Ubuntu Free Graphics Drivers
  3. X.Org Women Outreach Program Only Turns Up Two Applicants So Far
  4. Wasteland 2 Officially Launched Today, Including For Linux Gamers
  5. NVIDIA GTX 770/780 -works ?
  6. State of Nouveau now and in the near future?
  7. New stress testing utility for GPU's
  8. How to get Catalyst 14.4 working on Ubuntu 14.04