Phoronix: Fedora v. Ubuntu: A Performance Look
Mar 08, 2007, 07:45 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Larabel)
[ Thanks to Michael Larabel for this
"We have compared the 32-bit and 64-bit performance of Ubuntu
and started a performance comparison of Ubuntu/Kubuntu/Xubuntu, but
how does the performance of the upcoming Feisty Fawn release
compare to that of Fedora 7? In this article we have enclosed
benchmarks from Fedora Core 6, Ubuntu 6.10 Edgy Eft, Fedora 7 Test
2, and Ubuntu Feisty Fawn Herd 5. In gaming and desktop benchmarks,
which of these Linux distributions is faster? We hope to answer
that question today.
"It is important to note that testing/development releases of
both Ubuntu and Fedora are slower than their final versions, which
is partially why we had went back to also include benchmarks from
Edgy Eft 6.10 and Zod..."