Ubuntu Linux Squeezes ~20% More Performance Than Windows 11 On New AMD Zen 4 Threadripper
With the Stockfish open-source chess engine the results were close between operating systems while asmFish performed much better on Linux than Windows. That hand-written Assembly chess engine was yielding much better performance on Ubuntu 23.10 for this 192-thread HP workstation.
The closed-source Y-Cruncher was also performing much faster on Ubuntu 23.10 than Windows 11 for this multi-threaded Pi benchmark.
The CPU miner benchmark results were closer than we've seen in the past for Windows vs. Linux comparisons.
For ASTC texture compression, Linux was up to the job much faster than Windows on this AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO workstation.