The ASUS Zenbook UX301LA-DH71T is a Haswell-based Intel ultrabook that I have found to be quite interesting and will be carrying out a large number of Linux tests (and Windows 8.1 vs. Linux benchmarks) from this laptop that sports Intel Iris Graphics 5100, dual SSDs, and other impressive features…
The Linux benchmark / performance data to share this Saturday morning on Phoronix is of Fedora 20 on the AMD E1-2100 “Kabini” APU on the ECS KBN-I, an AMD + motherboard combination that during sale periods can be found for a little over $ 30 USD. We already found Kabini’s Radeon HD 8210 graphics to perform well with the open-source driver and this article has more Linux OpenGL results along with stressing other subsystems. Tested was Fedora 20 with updates like the Linux 3.14 kernel and Mesa 10.
Axiomtek’s Pico-ITX “PICO880″ SBC features 4th Gen. Intel Core processors at up to 1.7GHz (3.3GHz turbo), and offers Mini-PCIe, SATA, GbE, HD A/V, and more. The PICO880 single board computer is billed by Axiomtek as “the most advanced, high-performance and extremely compact single board computer in the marketplace.” In this case, the hyberbole appears to […]