10-Way AMD & NVIDIA OpenCL GPU Linux Tests
Posted on: 11/10/2013 08:34 AM

Phoronix benchmarked six NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards against four AMD Radeon graphics cards

10-Way AMD & NVIDIA OpenCL GPU Linux Tests


For some weekend Linux benchmarking we tossed six NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards against four AMD Radeon graphics cards to get some idea for how the new OpenCL Linux benchmarks are running via the Phoronix Test Suite.

Having put out some new and updated OpenCL benchmarks this week (details in the aforelinked article) along with the release of Phoronix Test Suite 4.8.4, this week when running some GPU comparisons for a forthcoming Linux graphics card review, I also took the time to do some new reference OpenCL benchmarks.

Using the new and updated GPGPU test profiles, I ran the tests on an assortment of NVIDIA and AMD GPUs. On the NVIDIA side was a GeForce GT 240, GTX 460, GTX 550 Ti, GT 610, GTX 650, and GTX 680. On the AMD Radeon side was the HD 6870, HD 7850, HD 7950, and R9 270X. The graphics drivers used was the NVIDIA 331.20 Linux x86_64 release and AMD Catalyst 13.11 Beta 6 atop Ubuntu 13.10.



Printed from Linux Compatible (http://www.linuxcompatible.org/news/story/10_way_amd_nvidia_opencl_gpu_linux_tests.html)