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VMware Fusion Stuns VirtualBox In CPU Tests

Michael Larabel

Published on 10 August 2012
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 3 of 4 - 11 Comments

TTSIOD 3D Renderer, another very interesting test profile, was surprisingly 44% faster with VMware Fusion over VirtualBox when both virtualization platforms were running on their latest stable releases.

For VP8 video encoding, VMware Fusion was also faster.

The x264 video encoding test was just another example of VMware Fusion beating out VirtualBox.

The Himeno Poisson Pressure Solver results were nearly identical.

VMware Fusion was a tiny bit faster at building out a vanilla Linux kernel.

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