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, 26 Seconds

Average Run Time

1 Minute, 48 Seconds

Test Dependencies

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

Supported Platforms


Square17.3%Square Plain C++40.7%Square Assembly Optimized42.1%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 Assembly Optimized

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 273 public results since 5 May 2021 with the latest data as of 15 June 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
18
242469 +/- 8850
96th
3
240278 +/- 1285
95th
3
235867 +/- 1504
93rd
3
234200 +/- 1442
93rd
5
233320 +/- 4363
92nd
3
233111 +/- 956
89th
3
229300 +/- 1473
88th
3
227900 +/- 1058
85th
3
219367 +/- 1401
85th
3
214367 +/- 961
83rd
3
199467 +/- 6536
82nd
3
193533 +/- 1986
82nd
4
193433 +/- 1057
79th
4
186350 +/- 2469
78th
5
184827 +/- 687
76th
6
184111 +/- 1730
Mid-Tier
75th
< 184033
75th
5
183606 +/- 518
74th
3
183433 +/- 643
70th
6
182533 +/- 1037
67th
3
180933 +/- 1242
67th
5
180700 +/- 1061
67th
3
180298 +/- 1220
65th
3
178767 +/- 794
63rd
6
177133 +/- 985
60th
4
175100 +/- 1273
59th
6
173448 +/- 812
56th
4
170650 +/- 874
56th
3
168300 +/- 7455
53rd
4
162875 +/- 386
52nd
4
162217 +/- 2637
52nd
3
161933 +/- 1457
51st
4
160800 +/- 2335
51st
4
160369 +/- 7176
Median
50th
159933
48th
4
157425 +/- 340
47th
3
155956 +/- 51
45th
3
155478 +/- 473
44th
4
153000 +/- 200
43rd
3
152344 +/- 1598
39th
4
148808 +/- 955
35th
6
146683 +/- 1736
34th
6
145800 +/- 1478
33rd
13
145616 +/- 4063
32nd
3
144600 +/- 436
28th
4
137883 +/- 325
26th
3
136867 +/- 839
Low-Tier
25th
< 135900
25th
3
135800 +/- 954
24th
3
134122 +/- 692
18th
3
119100 +/- 1044
18th
4
118350 +/- 1443
18th
3
117911 +/- 1589
15th
3
113300 +/- 200
12th
6
110233 +/- 1404
10th
7
106829 +/- 2696
8th
5
105480 +/- 1956
7th
4
105050 +/- 1559
3rd
3
77900 +/- 700
3rd
3
77867 +/- 115
OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Test: Square Assembly Optimized273 Results Range From 53567 To 250633 IPS535675750961451653936933573277772198116185103890459298796929100871104813108755112697116639120581124523128465132407136349140291144233148175152117156059160001163943167885171827175769179711183653187595191537195479199421203363207305211247215189219131223073227015230957234899238841242783246725250667612182430

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (Chia Blockchain VDF 1.0.1 - Test: Square Assembly Optimized) 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 Assembly OptimizedRun-Time246810Min: 1 / Avg: 1.24 / Max: 4

Based on public OpenBenchmarking.org results, the selected test / test configuration has an average standard deviation of 0.1%.

OpenBenchmarking.orgPercent, Fewer Is BetterAverage Deviation Between RunsTest: Square Assembly OptimizedDeviation246810Min: 0 / Avg: 0.15 / Max: 1

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 Assembly Optimized468160.45830.91661.37491.83322.2915

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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2 Systems - 2 Benchmark Results

2 x Intel Xeon E5440 - HP 0A98h - Intel 5400 MCH

Arch rolling - 5.12.8-arch1-1 - GNOME Shell 40.1

1 System - 1 Benchmark Result

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Arch rolling - 5.12.8-arch1-1 - GNOME Shell 40.1

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

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3 Systems - 117 Benchmark Results

Intel Core i3-7100 - Gigabyte B250M-DS3H-CF - Intel Xeon E3-1200 v6

Ubuntu 20.10 - 5.8.0-48-generic - GNOME Shell 3.38.1

4 Systems - 172 Benchmark Results

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Ubuntu 20.04 - 5.9.0-050900rc8daily20201007-generic - X Server 1.20.8

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