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by daws
Sat Sep 22, 2012 7:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: benchmark new smartphones: (Old Thread)
Replies: 657
Views: 880710

Re: benchmark new smartphones:

Benchmarks of the iPhone 5 are now being published and show that it is substantially faster than any other smartphone on the planet (20% faster in integer computations than the Galaxy S3 for instance, with a memory access more than 50% faster (should be ideal for hash tables)). I suppose it depends...
by daws
Fri Jul 06, 2012 3:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: benchmark new smartphones: (Old Thread)
Replies: 657
Views: 880710

Re: benchmark new smartphones:

Samsung Galaxy SIII (Un-Rooted) 1.5GHz dual-core CPU (Qualcomm Snapdragon S4) 2 GB of RAM Android 4.0 ICS Droidfish starting position 2 minutes thinking time. 189.867 NPS That figure seems low to me unless you are only using 1 processor. My Galaxy Note gets 329 kns (not overclocked). Out of curiosi...
by daws
Thu Apr 05, 2012 10:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Connecting Chess for Android to a Remote Server
Replies: 5
Views: 845

Re: Connecting Chess for Android to a Remote Server

Decided to try it using my own I7 860 as the server.

4 cores running at 2.93 ghz.

4034 KNs for Stockfish

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by daws
Thu Apr 05, 2012 8:06 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Connecting Chess for Android to a Remote Server
Replies: 5
Views: 845

Re: Connecting Chess for Android to a Remote Server

OK seems to work.

Tried ports 2002 and 2001 which gave me Bikjump and Stockfish respectively.



Cheers
by daws
Sat Mar 17, 2012 1:50 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish mobile benchmarks
Replies: 38
Views: 7955

Re: Stockfish mobile benchmarks

Samsung Galaxy SII

Overclocked to 1.6ghz and using both processors.

292 KNs


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by daws
Wed Nov 30, 2011 9:11 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How much is hyperthreading hurting my chess performance...
Replies: 25
Views: 1733

Re: How much is hyperthreading hurting my chess performance.

but under Windows, and I suppose that this goes out to WIN7 as well, the thread scheduling with HT gets badly messed up. Well actually there is a difference in hyperthreading between XP 64 and Windows 7 64. Basically, XP can't tell the difference between a logical and a physical core whereas Window...
by daws
Sun Oct 09, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: the laymen need advice from codeheads when it is ok to buy
Replies: 19
Views: 1754

Re: the laymen need advice from codeheads when it is ok to b

Let's forget the "nanny buyers guide", and have a beer, instead. All very well but how do I know when to buy the beer and what kind of beer I should buy? How do I know the brewing recipe for the beer has not been stolen, with the quantities for a few of the ingredients slightly changed to try and o...
by daws
Sat Jun 12, 2010 4:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Is ChrisW Right??
Replies: 72
Views: 6035

Re: Is ChrisW Right??

Members have been calling for Team Mod candidates for years now Steve I think it might be more accurate to say that some members have been calling for Team Mod candidates. Some time ago a poll was started on this very subject and the team mods idea didn't seem to be very popular. Unfortunately, for...
by daws
Sat Jun 12, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Is ChrisW Right??
Replies: 72
Views: 6035

Re: Is ChrisW Right??

AFAIK this is currently being discussed by the members and certainly not happening as any sort of directive from the sponsor AFAIK its decided by Sam Hull I have gotten approval from our sponsor to run the next election on a team basis. they are actually discussing their own demise regards Steve Th...
by daws
Sat Jun 12, 2010 3:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Is ChrisW Right??
Replies: 72
Views: 6035

Re: Is ChrisW Right??

AFAIK this is currently being discussed by the members and certainly not happening as any sort of directive from the sponsor AFAIK its decided by Sam Hull I have gotten approval from our sponsor to run the next election on a team basis. they are actually discussing their own demise regards Steve Th...