Are the multi-core tests embarrassingly parallel?

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Dan Hickstein

02 May, 2020 07:36 PM

This question has probably been answered before, but I couldn't find the answer. So, apologies is advance.

Anyway, my question is this: Are the Geekbench multi-core benchmarks embarrassingly parallel? In other words, are they running 4 separate threads of the single-core test on a 4-core machine, one for each core? Or are they running test that might not scale as favorably with the number of cores?

  1. 1 Posted by Artem S. Tashki... on 02 May, 2020 09:07 PM

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    From my experience the test is massively parallel.

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