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I just downloaded XBench and im just curious to know how to read the benchmark results, and what a good score is...Could anyone help me - If anyone has any webpages that give detailed information on benchmarking and scores thatd be great I have a new sandybridge Imac my benchmark score was a 262.19 is that good?
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I just downloaded XBench and im just curious to know how to read the benchmark results, and what a good score is...Could anyone help me - If anyone has any webpages that give detailed information on benchmarking and scores thatd be great I have a new sandybridge Imac my benchmark score was a 262.19 is that good?
Very interesting that you should ask this question...here's a recent thread very much related to what you asked:

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/lou...-stack-up.html

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You can start here http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/lou...-stack-up.html Yes - that's a very good score.

Edit: That's twice he's beat me. I need to type faster
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Edit: That's twice he's beat me. I need to type faster
Ha ha. My Mac Pro ever so slightly edges out your new iMac!

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Ha ha. My Mac Pro ever so slightly edges out your new iMac!

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I just don't want to damage my beautiful hands by overstressing my fingers...
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Wow thanks guys i really appreciate the help thats a great webpage, any suggestions on how to improve the benchmark or what to do to keep it at that level? Id appreciate all the advice im new to mac
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Here is my run on a macbook Pro. The SSD make a real difference!
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I just don't want to damage my beautiful hands by overstressing my fingers...
Yessss . . . I had forgotten you were into Hand modeling.

I've always wanted to be smart, handsome and modest. But, I guess I'll have to be satisfied with two out of three . . .
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Yessss . . . I had forgotten you were into Hand modeling.

Hehe...yes...that thread's still floating around here somewhere...
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Hehe...yes...that thread's still floating around here somewhere...
I know . . . But unfortunately I couldn't find it to link to.

I've always wanted to be smart, handsome and modest. But, I guess I'll have to be satisfied with two out of three . . .
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I know . . . But unfortunately I couldn't find it to link to.
Just for you

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Link 2 - let me know if you'd like a high res version to put on your wall.
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Just for you

Link 1

Link 2 - let me know if you'd like a high res version to put on your wall.
I might, if I just figure out where I packed away my darts.

I've always wanted to be smart, handsome and modest. But, I guess I'll have to be satisfied with two out of three . . .
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