Chia Blockchain VDF

Chia is a blockchain and smart transaction platform based on proofs of space and time rather than proofs of work with other cryptocurrencies. This test profile is benchmarking the CPU performance for Chia VDF performance using the Chia VDF benchmark. The Chia VDF is for the Chia Verifiable Delay Function (Proof of Time).

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

Project Site

chia.net

Test Created

1 May 2021

Last Updated

5 May 2021

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type

Processor

Average Install Time

1 Minute, 18 Seconds

Average Run Time

1 Minute, 48 Seconds

Test Dependencies

CMake + C/C++ Compiler Toolchain + GNU Multiple Precision Arithmetic + Python + C++ Boost

Supported Platforms


Public Result Uploads *Reported Installs **Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page ViewsOpenBenchmarking.orgEventsChia Blockchain VDF Popularity Statisticspts/chia-vdf2021.052021.062021.072021.082021.0911002200330044005500
* 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.
Data current as of 15 September 2021.
Square15.0%Square Plain C++43.7%Square Assembly Optimized41.3%Test Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org

Revision History

pts/chia-vdf-1.0.1   [View Source]   Wed, 05 May 2021 18:25:34 GMT
Change test option names so () don't get truncated

pts/chia-vdf-1.0.0   [View Source]   Sat, 01 May 2021 09:17:40 GMT
Benchmark of China blockchain VDF official benchmark.

Suites Using This Test

Cryptography

Cryptocurrency Benchmarks, CPU Mining Tests


Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

Chia Blockchain VDF 1.0.1

Test: Square Plain C++

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 326 public results since 5 May 2021 with the latest data as of 31 August 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
IPS (Average)
97th
16
212894 +/- 2213
94th
5
209773 +/- 668
93rd
8
209321 +/- 4764
88th
9
204945 +/- 1593
87th
12
203956 +/- 9530
86th
4
196592 +/- 720
83rd
6
190850 +/- 21959
82nd
3
184411 +/- 2090
81st
6
180133 +/- 1361
79th
5
176280 +/- 890
78th
4
176000 +/- 115
76th
4
173400 +/- 4614
Mid-Tier
75th
< 171167
75th
6
170900 +/- 2511
71st
3
167322 +/- 1998
70th
4
164500 +/- 837
70th
5
164313 +/- 2878
69th
3
163233 +/- 651
66th
3
160889 +/- 327
64th
3
156133 +/- 635
64th
4
156017 +/- 167
62nd
3
153700 +/- 436
60th
4
153183 +/- 194
59th
4
152800 +/- 231
55th
5
152080 +/- 531
55th
7
151929 +/- 763
53rd
3
151144 +/- 20
51st
4
150900 +/- 497
51st
6
150733 +/- 547
Median
50th
150533
48th
4
148925 +/- 1863
47th
3
144767 +/- 404
46th
3
143689 +/- 375
42nd
15
138951 +/- 2504
42nd
3
138700 +/- 400
41st
3
138633 +/- 462
39th
4
134125 +/- 780
37th
3
129600 +/- 4686
36th
3
129200 +/- 656
36th
3
128967 +/- 493
35th
4
128458 +/- 512
33rd
3
127511 +/- 222
33rd
5
127367 +/- 928
31st
3
124911 +/- 619
29th
3
123144 +/- 214
29th
3
122900 +/- 436
27th
6
122322 +/- 124
26th
3
120455 +/- 135
Low-Tier
25th
< 120333
25th
3
119289 +/- 301
23rd
3
118944 +/- 51
20th
6
118400 +/- 1008
20th
4
118084 +/- 443
20th
6
117833 +/- 1343
18th
6
117511 +/- 501
15th
6
116667 +/- 956
14th
3
116400 +/- 120
14th
4
116125 +/- 1367
11th
4
111375 +/- 450
11th
4
110700 +/- 258
8th
3
105833 +/- 1026
7th
4
103117 +/- 2094
5th
3
95233 +/- 5139
5th
3
92233 +/- 115
4th
3
81233 +/- 1270
2nd
3
54233 +/- 58
OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Test: Square Plain C++326 Results Range From 54200 To 221700 IPS5420057550609006425067600709507430077650810008435087700910509440097750101100104450107800111150114500117850121200124550127900131250134600137950141300144650148000151350154700158050161400164750168100171450174800178150181500184850188200191550194900198250201600204950208300211650215000218350221700714212835

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (Chia Blockchain VDF 1.0.1 - Test: Square Plain C++) has an average run-time of 2 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 BenchmarkTest: Square Plain C++Run-Time246810Min: 1 / Avg: 1.3 / Max: 3

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 BaseChia Blockchain VDF CPU Core ScalingTest: Square Plain C++468160.73551.4712.20652.9423.6775

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.
 
PUNPCKLQDQ MOVDQA MOVDQU MOVD PADDQ MOVAPD SHUFPD DIVSD CMPLEPD MULPD ANDPD CMPNLEPD ADDPD UCOMISD SUBSD SUBPD CMPLTPD XORPD ORPD CVTTSD2SI CVTSI2SD PSHUFD
Used by default on supported hardware.
Found on Intel processors since Haswell (2013).
Found on AMD processors since Excavator (2016).

 
VPBROADCASTQ VPSRLVQ VPSLLVQ VPERMQ VEXTRACTI128 VINSERTI128
FMA (FMA)
Used by default on supported hardware.
Found on Intel processors since Haswell (2013).
Found on AMD processors since Bulldozer (2011).

 
VFMADD231PD VFMADD231SS
Requires passing a supported compiler/build flag (verified with targets: sandybridge, skylake, znver2, znver3).
Found on Intel processors since Sandy Bridge (2011).
Found on AMD processors since Bulldozer (2011).

 
VZEROUPPER VINSERTF128 VEXTRACTF128
The test / benchmark does honor compiler flag changes.
Last automated analysis: 10 May 2021

This test profile binary relies on the shared libraries libgmp.so.10, libpthread.so.0, libc.so.6, libm.so.6.

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AMD Ryzen 9 5950X 16-Core - ASUS ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO - AMD Starship

Ubuntu 20.04 - 5.13.0-051300daily20210703-generic - GNOME Shell 3.36.9

2 Systems - 6 Benchmark Results

Intel Core i5-6400 - Gigabyte B150M-HD3-CF - Intel Xeon E3-1200 v5

ManjaroLinux 21.0.7 - 5.12.9-1-MANJARO - KDE Plasma 5.21.5

1 System - 7 Benchmark Results

Intel Core i9-9900K - ASUS ROG STRIX Z390-F GAMING - Intel Cannon Lake PCH

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ManjaroLinux 21.0.7 - 5.10.42-1-MANJARO - KDE Plasma 5.21.5

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2 x Intel Xeon Platinum 8380 - Intel M50CYP2SB2U - Intel Device 0998

Ubuntu 21.04 - 5.11.0-17-generic - GNOME Shell 3.38.4

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Intel Xeon E3-1235L v5 - ASRockRack C236M WS - Intel Xeon E3-1200 v5

Ubuntu 20.04 - 5.8.0-050800-generic - GNOME Shell 3.36.4

3 Systems - 37 Benchmark Results

Intel Core i5-10600K - ASUS PRIME Z490M-PLUS - Intel Comet Lake PCH

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AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core - ASUS M5A78L-M LX PLUS - AMD RS780 + SB7x0

Ubuntu 20.10 - 5.8.0-33-generic - GNOME Shell 3.38.1

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