Quote: Originally Posted by Maccman
What does this benchmark test or prove?
Its an Independent benchmark most of the other benchmarks originate with Chrome or Mozilla & its possible they design benchmarks to make their own browser look good compared to the competition.
Peacekeeper its a benchmarking tool for comparing browsers on your own PC & will only tell you what is fastest on your own computer.
Other people with different hardware configuration's may have different rankings to you.
Peacekeeper - The Browser Benchmark from Futuremark Corporation
From the Peacekeeper FAQ
What is Peacekeeper?
Peacekeeper is a free online browser benchmark tool. With Peacekeeper it’s quick and easy to compare different browsers to find out which one offers the best performance on your PC.
What's with the name?
What can I use it for?
Peacekeeper will show you which browser performs best on your PC. At the end of the test your browser receives a score indicating its overall performance. It’s simple to compare scores by running Peacekeeper again in a different browser. Changing browsers to one that's faster can mean that pages with dynamic content will be more responsive.
What does it test?
The Complex graphics scores are still not included in the test
6-13-2011, 08:02 PM #4
Join Date: Jun 2000
Posts: 5,540 Re: Complex Graphics (Canvas) still not included in the scores
Yes, but at this point commentary is limited as completely new revision of Peacekeeper is under development.
In other words, minor issues with existing Peacekeeper probably won't be addressed until the new revision is out.
Jarno Kokko - Senior Editor, YouGamers