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E+ performance with AMD proc

asked 2021-01-25 03:46:03 -0500

Florian gravatar image

updated 2021-01-25 11:18:47 -0500

Hello,

I want to buy a new server for my E+ simulation. I want to installed a AMD 5700X processor (best monothread scoring performance). Do you have some experience with AMD performance compared to intel ? Is E+ fully efficient with this kind of processor ?

Thank you Florian

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@Florian have you seen this post that asked a similar question?

Aaron Boranian gravatar image Aaron Boranian  ( 2021-01-25 11:31:26 -0500 )edit

@aaron. Thanks for the advice. I saw the post but there is no specific answer about processor performance and since 4 years, the evolution of proc is significant...

Florian gravatar image Florian  ( 2021-01-26 02:09:00 -0500 )edit

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answered 2021-03-24 04:27:46 -0500

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To those who will ask the same questions as me, I will provide some answers.

I have equipped my new PC with the AMD processor and the performance is above my expectations. I don't have a detailed comparison with an equivalent Intel proc, but compared to my other older Intel PCs, the compute time is divided by 2.5. I cannot say that AMD is better than Intel, but in any case, there is therefore no incompatibility for the simulations and the performances are there.

Sincerly, Florian

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