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Vadi
September 14th, 2008, 06:39 PM
After running the Unigine Island benchmark, which my 8600GT scored 8fps average @ 1440x900 resolution, I was sad. The benchmark has awesome graphics but my fps is so low!

If anyone wants to try their card, install phoronix test suite: http://www.phoronix-test-suite.com/releases/repo/pts.debian/files/phoronix-test-suite_1.2.2_all.deb

And then paste this command in the terminal (PTS doesn't have a gui yet, will soon) to compare against my laptop:


phoronix-test-suite benchmark vadi-28416-17373-7833


Oh, and screenshots of the benchmark: http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=12835

artir
September 14th, 2008, 06:57 PM
I'm gonna run it on my Q6600, 512 MB 8600GTS, 2 GB RAM computer to see what happens!

Edit:
I got 8.36 FPS XD.

Antialiasing: 8x Anisotropic Filtering: 4x both set from Nvidia control panel.
If I disable them:10.72 FPS

Crysis on High(XP) run like crap on this PC( worse than the benchmark). Crysis on medium runs quite well.

You were using better drivers than me: 173.14.12 That's cheatin! :p

http://global.phoronix-test-suite.com/index.php?k=profile&u=artir-665-13084-15383

fatality_uk
September 14th, 2008, 07:10 PM
No need. I have 8800GT and screams along. Crysis runs under XP at 45+ FPS at 1280x1024 x2AA

aaaantoine
September 14th, 2008, 07:39 PM
See, I thought you were talking about temperature.

And you could have asked me any time. I would have told you that the 8600GT was a midrange card and therefore, not that hot. Granted, it's not a piece of crap either.

Vadi
September 14th, 2008, 07:48 PM
No need. I have 8800GT and screams along. Crysis runs under XP at 45+ FPS at 1280x1024 x2AA

Just try the benchmark!

Oh and you can use Envy to get latest drivers. But they didnt really give me much of a performance improvement

nick09
September 14th, 2008, 07:58 PM
I got a four year old PC with 1GB of ram, integrated graphics card, and a Athlon 64 bit 3200+ clocked processor at 2.2GHz. This puny little desktop would be melted by something like that!:lolflag:

Sealbhach
September 14th, 2008, 08:54 PM
I got 10.93 fps.


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diobrando
September 15th, 2008, 11:38 AM
Unigine Tropics:
1440 x 900

20.4253 Frames Per Second


ATI Radeon HD4850 512mb

lukjad007
September 15th, 2008, 12:06 PM
I am not sure. Does this mean I got a 0.000?



lukjad007@stationx:~$ phoronix-test-suite benchmark vadi-28416-17373-7833

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Do you agree to these terms and wish to proceed (Y/n)? y



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Downloading Files For: unigine-tropics
Estimated Download Size: 63 MB
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Downloading File: Unigine_Tropics_Linux.tar.bz2

--06:56:36-- http://www.unigine.com/download/files/Unigine_Tropics_Linux.tar.bz2
=> `Unigine_Tropics_Linux.tar.bz2'
Resolving www.unigine.com... 206.123.70.119
Connecting to www.unigine.com|206.123.70.119|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Found
Location: http://mail.pdaxrom.org/unigine.com/Unigine_Tropics_Linux.tar.bz2 [following]
--06:56:36-- http://mail.pdaxrom.org/unigine.com/Unigine_Tropics_Linux.tar.bz2
=> `Unigine_Tropics_Linux.tar.bz2'
Resolving mail.pdaxrom.org... 212.10.30.205
Connecting to mail.pdaxrom.org|212.10.30.205|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
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100%[====================================>] 63,988,542 525.48K/s ETA 00:00

06:58:39 (510.92 KB/s) - `Unigine_Tropics_Linux.tar.bz2' saved [63988542/63988542]


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Installing Test: unigine-tropics
Estimated Install Size: 63 MB
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Unigine_Tropics_Linux/
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/bin/
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/bin/main_x86
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/bin/libUnigine_x86.so
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/data/
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/data/demos/
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/data/demos/tropics.zip
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/data/unigine.cfg
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/data/core.ung
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/fullscreen_1024x768.sh
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/fullscreen_1280x1024.sh
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/windowed_1280x1024.sh
Unigine_Tropics_Linux/windowed_1024x768.sh


Current Test Identifiers:
- run 1

Enter a unique name for this test run: Luke Test #1

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PTS Comparison: vadi-28416-17373-7833
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###########################################
If you wish, enter a new description below.
Press ENTER to proceed without changes.
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Current Description: This test calculates the average frame-rate within the Tropics / Islands demo for the Unigine engine. This engine is very demanding on the systems graphics card.

New Description: Luke Test #2

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Unigine Tropics (Run 1 of 1)
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Unigine Tropics:
1440 x 900


Average: 0.00 Frames Per Second
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barbedsaber
September 15th, 2008, 12:15 PM
I think my graphics card is hot, it sits at around 85 celcius.

3rdalbum
September 15th, 2008, 01:58 PM
85 degrees at idle is frickin' hot. My 8600 idles at 49 degrees AND it's passively cooled too.

Hmm... lots of people with 8600s here; the benchmark makes me want to buy a GTX260 or an HD4870 :-)

overdrank
September 15th, 2008, 02:24 PM
Unigine Tropics:
1440 x 900

10.9357 Frames Per Second

Average: 10.93 Frames Per Second
Nvidia 6800 GT

3rdalbum
September 15th, 2008, 02:30 PM
8600GT with 256mb of memory onboard. CPU is an E6450, I think - it's the 65nm Core 2 Duo at 3 GHz. I've got it overclocked to 3.34 GHz.



####################################
Unigine Tropics:
1280 x 1024

10.6648 Frames Per Second

Average: 10.66 Frames Per Second
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The test appears to not take advantage of multiple CPU cores, unfortunately, but I'm quite impressed with my test results for such a shabby card.

KillerSponge
September 15th, 2008, 02:40 PM
C2D E8400, 4GB memory, 8800GT:


Unigine Tropics:
1440 x 900

35.2093 Frames Per Second

Average: 35.20 Frames Per Second

I must say the engine performs rather bad for the quality of the graphics, I was quite disappointed to be honest. Most modern games look a lot better AND peform 75-100% better.

fatality_uk
September 15th, 2008, 02:46 PM
Real result
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Unigine Tropics (Run 1 of 1)
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FPS: 63.1898

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Unigine Tropics:
1440 x 900

63.1898 Frames Per Second

Average: 63.18 Frames Per Second
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The island fly around is pretty cool.
I think the sunset in this demo is 100% better than the sun in Crysis. I would go so far as to say that this demo is very close to or even better in places than Crysis ;) Loved it.

fatality_uk
September 15th, 2008, 09:02 PM
I just wanted to jump into that demo and start playing!!! Someone release a Linux only game with that PLEASE :D


Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz (Total Cores: 4), Motherboard: Dell Inspiron 530, Chipset: Intel 82G33/G31/P35/P31, System Memory: 2025MB, Disk Space: 290GB, Graphics: GeForce 8800 GT 1024MB (600/900MHz), Screen Resolution: 1280x1024

BlackLLama
September 15th, 2008, 09:15 PM
i scoreed 33.17 fps, Processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5600+ @ 2.80GHz (Total Cores: 2), Motherboard: alienware alienware, Chipset: nVidia MCP55, System Memory: 2014MB, Graphics: GeForce 8800 GTX, Screen Resolution: 1680x1050

phoronix
September 16th, 2008, 03:03 AM
If you want to see how hot your graphics card gets, run:


MONITOR=all phoronix-test-suite benchmark unigine-tropics

And at the end it will plot on a line graph how hot your system components got during testing :)

MaxIBoy
September 16th, 2008, 04:29 AM
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Unigine Tropics (Run 1 of 1)
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FPS: 47.7302

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Unigine Tropics:
1440 x 900

47.7302 Frames Per Second

Average: 47.73 Frames Per Second
####################################


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Note: The test(s) don't match: unigine-tropics - vadi-28416-17373-7833.
Not all test results may be compatible.
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Results Saved To: /home/maxtothemax/.phoronix-test-suite/test-results/vadi-28416-17373-7833/composite.xml


Then I discovered that there was a catch-all "gaming" test suite:
[results to be edited in later]

balanovich
September 16th, 2008, 05:18 AM
I got 29.03 Frames Per Second
with a 8600GTS 512 mb. AMD 5600+ (2.8GHz) M2a-vm hdmi and 2 gigs of ram (800MHz)
screen resolution 1440x900

eragon100
September 16th, 2008, 06:40 AM
512 mb 8600 GT, 3 GB ram, intel core 2 duo e 6300 @ 1.86 GHZ

Average 12 fps on default setting :lolflag:

But thus card can run nexuiz completely maxed out in everything at a steady 70 fps, and sauerbraten at max at 140 fps. I am happy! :popcorn:

Rotarychainsaw
September 19th, 2008, 04:22 AM
Compiz and Firefox were running on this system. Antialiasing: 8x Anisotropic Filtering: 16x.

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Unigine Tropics (Run 1 of 1)
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FPS: 26.027

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Unigine Tropics:
1440 x 900

26.027 Frames Per Second

A lot better than my 6800gt I had, although I wonder if using the ati thing to override the application AA and all that killed the fps even more...

fatality_uk
September 19th, 2008, 10:58 AM
This has to hold the record for the lowest score me thinks
http://global.phoronix-test-suite.com/index.php?k=profile&u=stephen-21726-13368-20949

piousp
November 26th, 2008, 08:28 PM
Just to revive this thread, i'm gonna run it on my new rig...

e8400 and a gtx260 should be MORE than enough :P

Paqman
November 26th, 2008, 08:58 PM
I don't need no benchmark to tell me my graphics card is hot. I know it's hot.

It only has passive cooling.

aaaantoine
November 27th, 2008, 01:39 AM
I kinda want to test this on my laptop with Radeon Xpress 1100, just for laughs.

Polygon
November 27th, 2008, 01:44 AM
####################################
Unigine Tropics:
1024 x 768

51.4725 Frames Per Second

Average: 51.47 Frames Per Second
####################################

i cant seem to get the test suite to log me in even though i created an account there

Vadi
November 27th, 2008, 02:26 AM
What card?

MrQuincle
January 13th, 2011, 01:49 PM
After running the Unigine Island benchmark, which my 8600GT scored 8fps average @ 1440x900 resolution, I was sad.

Oh, and screenshots of the benchmark: http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=12835

I know it has been three years, but that might be fun anyway.

My laptop averaging 32fps: http://global.phoronix-test-suite.com/index.php?k=profile&u=anon-18146-29808-27497