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    Xbench benchmarking score comparisons
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by JaeHokes View Post
    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

    HTH,

    - Nick
    - Too many "beachballs", read this: Beachballs
    - Computer seems slower than it used to? Read this for some slow computer tips: Speedup
    - Almost full hard drive? Some solutions. Out of Space
    - Apple Battery Info. Battery

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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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    Quote Originally Posted by BrianLachoreVPI View Post

    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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    - Apple Battery Info. Battery

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    Quote Originally Posted by pigoo3 View Post
    Ha ha. My Mac Pro ever so slightly edges out your new iMac!

    - Nick

    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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    Not bad :)
    Here is my run on a macbook Pro. The SSD make a real difference!
    Attached Images Attached Images

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    Quote Originally Posted by BrianLachoreVPI View Post
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by Razormac View Post
    Yessss . . . I had forgotten you were into Hand modeling.

    Hehe...yes...that thread's still floating around here somewhere...

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    Quote Originally Posted by BrianLachoreVPI View Post
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by Razormac View Post
    I know . . . But unfortunately I couldn't find it to link to.
    Just for you

    Link 1

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

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    Quote Originally Posted by BrianLachoreVPI View Post
    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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