Linked by Jordan Spencer Cunningham on Wed 13th May 2009 01:18 UTC
Benchmarks Phoronix, known for their various speed tests and reviews, compared the latest in Ubuntu and what, until recently, used to be the lastest in Mac OS X with 29 different benchmarking tests. Some of the results were rather interesting.
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As I mentioned in one of my recent comments, I've been troubleshooting a problem with a friend's Macbook Air, so I've been getting re-acquainted with OS X.

There are probably real-world performance differences with 3D graphics on Intel, but in my normal use, the Air was significantly less responsive than my regular computer; in fact it wasn't much faster than my netbook.


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