[futurebasic] Re: [FB] [FB^3] Floating point speed

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From: Robert Purves <robert.purves@...>
Date: Fri, 1 Oct 1999 19:28:54 +1200
>This translates to?:
>
>                 Time to nearest 10 ticks   MFLOPS     Times Faster?
>                 -------------------------  ------     -------------
>FB2                 11870                     0.2           1
>FB^3 68K (1)         3920                     0.6           3
>FB^3 PPC (2)         3870                     0.6           3
>PPC ASM  (2)          710                     3.4          17
>FB^3 PPC (3)          230                    10.4          52
>FB^3 PPC (4)          230                    10.4          52
>PPC ASM  (3)          100                    24           120
>PPC ASM  (4)          100                    24           120
>
>Cheers,
>
>----------------------------------------------------------
>Michael Evans

Right on the button. Impressive results, aren't they, and a good reason to
get FB^3.

Robert Purves