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Ubuntu 12.04 vs. 14.04 LTS Core i7 CPU Benchmarks

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Published on 26 January 2014 10:25 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Ubuntu
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After yesterday sharing a few early OpenGL benchmarks between Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS and 14.04 LTS in its current development form, here are a number of processor and system benchmarks between the two Long-Term Support Ubuntu Linux releases.

From the CompuLab Intense-PC -- that's also being used for our low-power Linux PC Benchmarks -- the petite Intel Core i7 "Ivy Bridge" system was benchmarked under Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS and then Ubuntu 14.04 with its daily ISO as of Saturday. These numbers are just to offer an early glimpse at what you can likely expect out of Ubuntu 14.04 if you normally stick to the Ubuntu LTS releases.

Many more benchmarks on Ubuntu 14.04 vs. 12.04 LTS and friends will come as the April release approaches and will be benchmarked from a wide range of systems.

Check out the many benchmarks plus all of the system's software/hardware details over on OpenBenchmarking.org via 1401251-PL-UBUNTUTRU53.

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