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I'll hopefully be able to get back to folding next year, but I want to start planning now.

 

Wondering what everyone is using for a reliable source for cpu/gpu performance? I'll be hitting up ebay when the time is right

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Youtube. And passmark for cpu.

Issue with youtube you need to figure if people are cpu bound or gpu bound in their test.

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1 hour ago, bonami2 said:

Youtube. And passmark for cpu.

Issue with youtube you need to figure if people are cpu bound or gpu bound in their test.

they're talking about folding@home.

 

its not the most accurate thing, but

 

 

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Yes LARS gives best estimates, especially on the more popular hardware.

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I have used LARS and they are usually very close in their estimates, so it is a great source for helping you choose which GPU's to buy. 

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2 hours ago, Cerberus said:

they're talking about folding@home.

 

its not the most accurate thing, but

 

 

is one

Sorry missed the fact it was in f@h subforum haha. That what i use too 😀

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20 hours ago, maddangerous said:

I'll hopefully be able to get back to folding next year, but I want to start planning now.

 

Wondering what everyone is using for a reliable source for cpu/gpu performance? I'll be hitting up ebay when the time is right

LARS and TPU are a good start to figure out what to buy based on what kind of PPD you are expecting. 

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