AOM AV1

This is a test of the AOMedia AV1 encoder (libaom) developed by AOMedia and Google.

To run this test with the Phoronix Test Suite, the basic command is: phoronix-test-suite benchmark aom-av1.

Test Created

30 March 2018

Last Updated

6 May 2021

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type

Processor

Average Install Time

3 Minutes, 2 Seconds

Average Run Time

3 Minutes, 30 Seconds

Test Dependencies

C/C++ Compiler Toolchain + 7-Zip / p7zip + CMake + PERL + Yasm Assembler

Accolades

70k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms


Reported Installs **Public Result Uploads *Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page Views ***OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsAOM AV1 Popularity Statisticspts/aom-av12018.042018.052018.062018.072018.082018.092018.102018.112018.122019.012019.022019.032019.042019.052019.062019.072019.082019.092019.102019.112019.122020.012020.022020.032020.042020.052020.062020.072020.082020.092020.102020.112020.122021.012021.022021.032021.042021.052021.062021.072021.084K8K12K16K20K
* Uploading of benchmark result data to OpenBenchmarking.org is always optional (opt-in) via the Phoronix Test Suite for users wishing to share their results publicly.
** Data based on those opting to upload their test results to OpenBenchmarking.org and users enabling the opt-in anonymous statistics reporting while running benchmarks from an Internet-connected platform.
*** Test profile page view reporting began March 2021.
Data current as of 1 August 2021.
Speed 4 Two-Pass15.6%Speed 8 Realtime17.2%Speed 6 Two-Pass16.7%Speed 0 Two-Pass15.6%Speed 6 Realtime17.7%Speed 9 Realtime17.2%Encoder Mode Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org
Bosphorus 4K51.8%Bosphorus 1080p48.2%Input Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org

Revision History

pts/aom-av1-2.4.0   [View Source]   Thu, 06 May 2021 12:26:26 GMT
Update against libaom 3.1 upstream.

pts/aom-av1-2.3.0   [View Source]   Wed, 24 Mar 2021 09:19:16 GMT
Update against v3.0 upstream, add 4K video option too now that libaom is faster than before...

pts/aom-av1-2.2.0   [View Source]   Fri, 12 Mar 2021 08:39:44 GMT
Update against libaom 2.1-rc1 Git state, increase tile settings.

pts/aom-av1-2.1.2   [View Source]   Sat, 12 Sep 2020 12:42:09 GMT
Speedup installation per https://github.com/phoronix-test-suite/test-profiles/issues/158

pts/aom-av1-2.1.1   [View Source]   Tue, 19 May 2020 14:02:41 GMT
Update argument options.

pts/aom-av1-2.1.0   [View Source]   Tue, 19 May 2020 09:05:19 GMT
Update against libaom 2.0.0.

pts/aom-av1-2.0.2   [View Source]   Fri, 10 Jan 2020 14:03:26 GMT
Cap number of threads for AOM encoding to 64 threads, otherwise the program errors out due to its MAX_NUM_THREADS.

pts/aom-av1-2.0.1   [View Source]   Fri, 10 Jan 2020 13:52:11 GMT
Add Windows support.

pts/aom-av1-2.0.0   [View Source]   Fri, 10 Jan 2020 13:27:51 GMT
Updates per https://github.com/phoronix-test-suite/test-profiles/pull/112 plus also rebase to latest AOM Git.

pts/aom-av1-1.2.0   [View Source]   Mon, 16 Sep 2019 14:50:04 GMT
Update per https://github.com/phoronix-test-suite/test-profiles/pull/101 re-base to AOM Git as of 2019-09-16.

pts/aom-av1-1.1.0   [View Source]   Mon, 11 Feb 2019 15:06:58 GMT
Updates per https://github.com/phoronix-test-suite/test-profiles/pull/58 plus fixing FPS reporting, switch to using AOM AV1 Git as of today, multi-threading is used by default by upstream aomenc already, and other changes.

pts/aom-av1-1.0.0   [View Source]   Fri, 30 Mar 2018 10:41:20 GMT
Initial work on the AOM AV1 video encode test profile, but not too practical yet given the current extremely slow speed of the encoder, etc. So mostly a placeholder until that code is in better shape.

Suites Using This Test

C/C++ Compiler Tests

Video Encoding

Encoding

Multi-Core

AV1

Creator Workloads


Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

AOM AV1 3.1

Encoder Mode: Speed 6 Realtime - Input: Bosphorus 4K

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 378 public results since 6 May 2021 with the latest data as of 28 July 2021.

Below is an overview of the generalized performance for components where there is sufficient statistically significant data based upon user-uploaded results. It is important to keep in mind particularly in the Linux/open-source space there can be vastly different OS configurations, with this overview intended to offer just general guidance as to the performance expectations.

Component
Percentile Rank
# Compatible Public Results
Frames Per Second (Average)
99th
12
20.94 +/- 0.50
97th
5
20.06 +/- 0.14
96th
4
19.92 +/- 0.06
92nd
4
18.76 +/- 0.15
90th
6
18.34 +/- 0.10
89th
5
18.04 +/- 0.55
85th
9
17.30 +/- 0.54
85th
3
17.25 +/- 0.06
85th
4
17.18 +/- 0.65
82nd
6
16.85 +/- 0.45
81st
6
16.72 +/- 0.31
80th
5
16.60 +/- 0.09
80th
3
16.56 +/- 0.19
77th
3
14.97 +/- 0.06
76th
3
14.80 +/- 0.16
76th
3
13.76 +/- 0.18
Mid-Tier
75th
< 13.73
75th
3
13.71 +/- 0.03
73rd
3
13.42 +/- 0.03
71st
5
12.82 +/- 0.28
70th
3
12.79 +/- 0.02
68th
3
12.23 +/- 0.02
66th
3
11.69 +/- 0.04
66th
3
11.66 +/- 0.04
63rd
3
11.27 +/- 0.03
62nd
3
11.16 +/- 0.02
62nd
4
11.13 +/- 0.38
62nd
3
11.07 +/- 0.06
60th
5
10.53 +/- 0.05
58th
3
9.79 +/- 0.06
57th
3
9.23 +/- 0.12
55th
3
9.09 +/- 0.03
55th
3
9.09 +/- 0.10
55th
3
9.07 +/- 0.03
54th
3
8.99 +/- 0.05
53rd
3
8.81 +/- 0.03
51st
4
8.58 +/- 0.04
Median
50th
8.55
49th
4
8.52 +/- 0.37
49th
12
8.50 +/- 0.07
48th
3
8.47 +/- 0.01
47th
3
8.45 +/- 0.01
44th
3
8.12 +/- 0.11
44th
4
8.07 +/- 0.02
41st
5
7.81 +/- 0.17
40th
8
7.66 +/- 0.27
40th
4
7.61 +/- 0.17
40th
3
7.52 +/- 0.05
39th
4
7.50 +/- 0.01
36th
3
7.38 +/- 0.02
32nd
6
6.86 +/- 0.01
29th
6
6.73 +/- 0.01
28th
6
6.65 +/- 0.47
27th
3
6.47 +/- 0.05
Low-Tier
25th
< 6.40
25th
4
6.11 +/- 0.03
24th
3
6.05 +/- 0.05
21st
6
5.76 +/- 0.02
21st
5
5.75 +/- 0.20
18th
4
5.47 +/- 0.11
17th
3
5.41 +/- 0.04
15th
5
5.15 +/- 0.02
14th
3
5.12 +/- 0.01
13th
3
4.76 +/- 0.10
12th
6
4.73 +/- 0.13
12th
3
4.69 +/- 0.02
10th
5
4.60 +/- 0.51
10th
3
4.60 +/- 0.01
9th
3
4.45 +/- 0.03
8th
4
3.97 +/- 0.01
7th
6
3.70 +/- 0.01
4th
3
3.29 +/- 0.05
4th
6
3.21 +/- 0.25
3rd
3
2.50 +/- 0.01
2nd
3
2.23 +/- 0.01
OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Encoder Mode: Speed 6 Realtime - Input: Bosphorus 4K377 Results Range From 2 To 23 Frames Per Second24681012141618202224261632486480

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (AOM AV1 3.1 - Encoder Mode: Speed 6 Realtime - Input: Bosphorus 4K) has an average run-time of 3 minutes. By default this test profile is set to run at least 3 times but may increase if the standard deviation exceeds pre-defined defaults or other calculations deem additional runs necessary for greater statistical accuracy of the result.

OpenBenchmarking.orgMinutesTime Required To Complete BenchmarkEncoder Mode: Speed 6 Realtime - Input: Bosphorus 4KRun-Time3691215Min: 1 / Avg: 2.23 / Max: 9

Does It Scale Well With Increasing Cores?

No, based on the automated analysis of the collected public benchmark data, this test / test settings does not generally scale well with increasing CPU core counts. Data based on publicly available results for this test / test settings, separated by vendor, result divided by the reference CPU clock speed, grouped by matching physical CPU core count, and normalized against the smallest core count tested from each vendor for each CPU having a sufficient number of test samples and statistically significant data.

AMDIntelOpenBenchmarking.orgRelative Core Scaling To BaseAOM AV1 CPU Core ScalingEncoder Mode: Speed 6 Realtime - Input: Bosphorus 4K468121624321.693.385.076.768.45

Notable Instruction Set Usage

Notable instruction set extensions supported by this test, based on an automatic analysis by the Phoronix Test Suite / OpenBenchmarking.org analytics engine.

Instruction Set
Support
Instructions Detected
SSE2 (SSE2)
Used by default on supported hardware.
 
MOVDQA MOVDQU
Last automated analysis: 9 May 2021

This test profile binary relies on the shared libraries libacl.so.1, libselinux.so.1, libc.so.6, libpcre2-8.so.0, libdl.so.2, libpthread.so.0.

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