Intel Linux Power Use

Intel Core i7-4770K testing with a ECS Z87H3-A2X EXTREME v1.0 and Intel HD 4600 on Ubuntu 14.04 via the Phoronix Test Suite.

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Intel Linux Power UseProcessorMotherboardChipsetMemoryDiskGraphicsAudioNetworkOSKernelDesktopDisplay ServerDisplay DriverOpenGLCompilerFile-SystemScreen ResolutionLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 GitIntel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz (8 Cores)ECS Z87H3-A2X EXTREME v1.0Intel 4th Gen Core DRAM16384MB150GB Western Digital WD1500HLHX-0 + 240GB OCZ VERTEX3Intel HD 4600 (1250MHz)Intel Haswell HDMIRealtek RTL8111/8168/8411Ubuntu 14.043.9.0-030900-generic (x86_64)Unity 7.1.2X Server 1.14.4intel 2.99.9043.3 Mesa 10.0.0GCC 4.8ext41920x1080Intel Core i7-4770K @ 4.40GHz (8 Cores)3.12.0-031200-generic (x86_64)3.13.0-999-generic (x86_64)OpenBenchmarking.orgCompiler Details- --build=x86_64-linux-gnu --disable-browser-plugin --disable-werror --enable-checking=release --enable-clocale=gnu --enable-gnu-unique-object --enable-gtk-cairo --enable-java-awt=gtk --enable-java-home --enable-languages=c,c++,java,go,d,fortran,objc,obj-c++ --enable-libstdcxx-debug --enable-libstdcxx-time=yes --enable-multiarch --enable-nls --enable-objc-gc --enable-plugin --enable-shared --enable-threads=posix --host=x86_64-linux-gnu --target=x86_64-linux-gnu --with-abi=m64 --with-arch-32=i686 --with-arch-directory=amd64 --with-multilib-list=m32,m64,mx32 --with-tune=generic -v Processor Details- Linux 3.9: Scaling Governor: acpi-cpufreq ondemand- Linux 3.12: Scaling Governor: intel_pstate powersave- Linux 3.13 Git: Scaling Governor: intel_pstate powersaveGraphics Details- SNA

Linux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 GitResult OverviewPhoronix Test Suite 10.6.1100%102%103%105%106%OpenArenaXonoticx264LAME MP3 EncodingC-Ray

Intel Linux Power Usec-ray: Total Timeopenarena: 1920 x 1080xonotic: 1920 x 1080 - Highencode-mp3: WAV To MP3x264: H.264 Video EncodingLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git19.24131.1053.0210.90209.9419.23137.4755.0410.86209.1619.25139.4054.8210.93204.48OpenBenchmarking.org

C-Ray

This is a test of C-Ray, a simple raytracer designed to test the floating-point CPU performance. This test is multi-threaded (16 threads per core), will shoot 8 rays per pixel for anti-aliasing, and will generate a 1600 x 1200 image. Learn more via the OpenBenchmarking.org test page.

OpenBenchmarking.orgSeconds, Fewer Is BetterC-Ray 1.1Total TimeLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git510152025SE +/- 0.01, N = 3SE +/- 0.01, N = 3SE +/- 0.00, N = 319.2419.2319.251. (CC) gcc options: -lm -lpthread -O3
OpenBenchmarking.orgSeconds x GHz, Fewer Is BetterC-Ray 1.1Performance Per Clock - Total TimeLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git2040608010067.3484.6184.701. Linux 3.9: Detected GHz base clock speed (use PTS sensors for real-time frequency/sensor reporting) count of 3.502. Linux 3.12: Detected GHz base clock speed (use PTS sensors for real-time frequency/sensor reporting) count of 4.403. Linux 3.13 Git: Detected GHz base clock speed (use PTS sensors for real-time frequency/sensor reporting) count of 4.40
OpenBenchmarking.orgSeconds, Fewer Is BetterC-Ray 1.1Total TimeLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git510152025Min: 19.23 / Avg: 19.24 / Max: 19.25Min: 19.22 / Avg: 19.23 / Max: 19.25Min: 19.24 / Avg: 19.25 / Max: 19.261. (CC) gcc options: -lm -lpthread -O3

OpenBenchmarking.orgPerformance Per Watt, More Is BetterC-Ray 1.1Total TimeLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git2468106.387.016.33

MinAvgMaxLinux 3.953.3122.7136.4Linux 3.12133.0134.9137.1Linux 3.13 Git54.7121.8136.9OpenBenchmarking.orgWatts, Fewer Is BetterC-Ray 1.1System Power Consumption Monitor4080120160200

OpenArena

This is a test of OpenArena, a popular open-source first-person shooter. This game is based upon ioquake3, which in turn uses the GPL version of id Software's Quake 3 engine. Learn more via the OpenBenchmarking.org test page.

OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second, More Is BetterOpenArena 0.8.5Resolution: 1920 x 1080Linux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git306090120150SE +/- 0.21, N = 3SE +/- 1.13, N = 3SE +/- 0.23, N = 3131.10137.47139.40
OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second, More Is BetterOpenArena 0.8.5Resolution: 1920 x 1080Linux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git306090120150Min: 130.8 / Avg: 131.1 / Max: 131.5Min: 135.2 / Avg: 137.47 / Max: 138.6Min: 139 / Avg: 139.4 / Max: 139.8

OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second Per Watt, More Is BetterOpenArena 0.8.5Resolution: 1920 x 1080Linux 3.9Linux 3.120.40950.8191.22851.6382.04751.731.82

MinAvgMaxLinux 3.958.175.679.2Linux 3.1253.775.583.7OpenBenchmarking.orgWatts, Fewer Is BetterOpenArena 0.8.5System Power Consumption Monitor20406080100

Xonotic

OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second, More Is BetterXonotic 0.7Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Effects Quality: HighLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git1224364860SE +/- 0.34, N = 3SE +/- 0.04, N = 3SE +/- 0.07, N = 353.0255.0454.82MIN: 30 / MAX: 68MIN: 30 / MAX: 71MIN: 31 / MAX: 70
OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second, More Is BetterXonotic 0.7Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Effects Quality: HighLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git1122334455Min: 52.52 / Avg: 53.02 / Max: 53.68Min: 54.99 / Avg: 55.04 / Max: 55.12Min: 54.69 / Avg: 54.82 / Max: 54.94

OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second Per Watt, More Is BetterXonotic 0.7Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Effects Quality: HighLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git0.14850.2970.44550.5940.74250.660.650.65

MinAvgMaxLinux 3.953.779.982.3Linux 3.1270.184.886.5Linux 3.13 Git52.784.587.1OpenBenchmarking.orgWatts, Fewer Is BetterXonotic 0.7System Power Consumption Monitor20406080100

LAME MP3 Encoding

LAME is an MP3 encoder licensed under the LGPL. This test measures the time required to encode a WAV file to MP3 format. Learn more via the OpenBenchmarking.org test page.

OpenBenchmarking.orgSeconds, Fewer Is BetterLAME MP3 Encoding 3.99.3WAV To MP3Linux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git3691215SE +/- 0.02, N = 5SE +/- 0.01, N = 5SE +/- 0.04, N = 510.9010.8610.931. (CC) gcc options: -O3 -fomit-frame-pointer -ffast-math -pipe -lm
OpenBenchmarking.orgSeconds, Fewer Is BetterLAME MP3 Encoding 3.99.3WAV To MP3Linux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git3691215Min: 10.87 / Avg: 10.9 / Max: 10.99Min: 10.83 / Avg: 10.86 / Max: 10.89Min: 10.86 / Avg: 10.93 / Max: 11.051. (CC) gcc options: -O3 -fomit-frame-pointer -ffast-math -pipe -lm

x264

OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second, More Is Betterx264 2013-06-08H.264 Video EncodingLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git50100150200250SE +/- 2.97, N = 5SE +/- 2.93, N = 5SE +/- 1.28, N = 5209.94209.16204.481. (CC) gcc options: -ldl -m64 -lm -lpthread -O3 -ffast-math -std=gnu99 -fomit-frame-pointer -fno-tree-vectorize
OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second Per GHz, More Is Betterx264 2013-06-08Performance Per Clock - H.264 Video EncodingLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git132639526559.9847.5446.471. Linux 3.9: Detected GHz base clock speed (use PTS sensors for real-time frequency/sensor reporting) count of 3.502. Linux 3.12: Detected GHz base clock speed (use PTS sensors for real-time frequency/sensor reporting) count of 4.403. Linux 3.13 Git: Detected GHz base clock speed (use PTS sensors for real-time frequency/sensor reporting) count of 4.40
OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second, More Is Betterx264 2013-06-08H.264 Video EncodingLinux 3.9Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git4080120160200Min: 198.63 / Avg: 209.94 / Max: 215.69Min: 197.96 / Avg: 209.16 / Max: 214.14Min: 201.46 / Avg: 204.48 / Max: 208.641. (CC) gcc options: -ldl -m64 -lm -lpthread -O3 -ffast-math -std=gnu99 -fomit-frame-pointer -fno-tree-vectorize

System Power Consumption Monitor

MinAvgMaxLinux 3.953.381.2136.4Linux 3.1253.483.7141.7Linux 3.13 Git52.782.2139.3OpenBenchmarking.orgWattsSystem Power Consumption MonitorPhoronix Test Suite System Monitoring4080120160200

LAME MP3 Encoding

OpenBenchmarking.orgPerformance Per Watt, More Is BetterLAME MP3 Encoding 3.99.3WAV To MP3Linux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git2468107.096.78

MinAvgMaxLinux 3.1276.377.177.8Linux 3.13 Git54.174.178.2OpenBenchmarking.orgWatts, Fewer Is BetterLAME MP3 Encoding 3.99.3System Power Consumption Monitor20406080100

x264

OpenBenchmarking.orgFrames Per Second Per Watt, More Is Betterx264 2013-06-08H.264 Video EncodingLinux 3.12Linux 3.13 Git0.45680.91361.37041.82722.2841.792.03

MinAvgMaxLinux 3.1271.1117.0141.7Linux 3.13 Git55.3100.7136.6OpenBenchmarking.orgWatts, Fewer Is Betterx264 2013-06-08System Power Consumption Monitor4080120160200