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Linux vs. Windows Power Usage

Oct 16, 2007, 19:52 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Larabel)

[ Thanks to Michael for this link. ]

"All software was left at their default settings and configuration. For these four operating systems, we had monitored the power consumption when the system was idling on the desktop and then again while the system was being used. While not very scientific, for our "usage" power benchmarks the Wattage was recorded after launching the default web browser, mounting a CD, and loading up other common desktop applications."

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