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The Latest Benchmarks Of The Linux 3.13 Kernel

Linux Kernel

Published on 06 January 2014 08:52 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Linux Kernel
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While there's already been many performance benchmarks of the Linux 3.13 kernel on Phoronix through numerous articles, following this weekend's release of Linux 3.13-rc7, I ran a fresh performance comparison.

For some quick benchmarks to start off another week of open-source and Linux benchmarking at Phoronix are new results comparing the Linux 3.13-rc7 kernel against the latest stable 3.11/3.12 kernels: 3.11.10 and 3.12.6, respectively. These benchmarks were done from the ASUS Zenbook Prime UX32 Intel ultrabook that's been featured in several Phoronix articles in recent weeks.

Those interested in seeing these fresh Linux 3.13 kernel benchmarks, I've uploaded all the data I did this weekend via the Phoronix Test Suite to OpenBenchmarking.org. These results can be found within the 1401063-PTS-LINUX31357 result file.

These are just some of the teaser results, see the rest at OpenBenchmarking.org along with more near-final 3.13 kernel tests in the days ahead on Phoronix.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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