PowerPC vs Intel
Processor Performance Comparisons -Mathematica
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Below you will find various processor comparisons
for PowerPC and Intel based chips. Testing was done using
Mathematica 3.0. Mathematica is a computer algebra system.
It also does symbolic math, numerical math, graphing in 2
and 3 dimensions, and animation in 2 and 3 dimensions.
Fifteen test calculations were performed. Scores represent
the performance improvement over the Vectra XU6/200 which
receives a score of 100%. Longer bars indicate better