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Interesting observation on Rosetta@home work I've done

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I know this isn't F@H, but it's a similar project with similar goal and I just observed something fascinating that I wanted to share with all you "folders" :)

I've been using Rosetta@home for years, spanning back in the days of Athlon XP I believe. And I've done 250.000 units of work through the entire time of on and off use of it through the years. And when I was running it back then, I used to run it at full blast for days on a CPU.

I've decided to run it again in mid February 2018. Fast forward to roughly month later of mid March 2018 when I reached 300.000 work units, meaning I've done 50.000 units of work in just 1 month by running CPU at mere 10% load across all 12 threads.

What's fascinating is that I've done 1/6th of ALL work from the entire time on Rosetta@home project in a single month while running a high end CPU at only 10% workload.

This is just amazing if you think about it. Feels kinda good doing so much work without even making CPU to sweat and while I haven't checked, I doubt electrical bill is even affected much. :)
 
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GTX280/285 (8000 PPD)
GTX 260 (216sp) (7000 PPD)
9800GTX+ (6200 PPD)
9800GTX (6000 PPD)
8800GTS 512 (5800 PPD)
8800GT/9800GT (4500 PPD)
8800GTS 320/640 (4000 PPD)
8800GS/9600GSO 384(avoid the 512mb or DDR2 versions) (3800 PPD)
Now compare that to today's GPU's:

A GTX 980 will do 400,000 PPD
A GTX 980 Ti will do 600,000 PPD
A GTX 1080 Ti will do 1,000,000 PPD
 
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Seems like a normal thing to me and great to see how far we have come along...
 
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Now compare that to today's GPU's:

A GTX 980 will do 400,000 PPD
A GTX 980 Ti will do 600,000 PPD
A GTX 1080 Ti will do 1,000,000 PPD
Exactly this i had a q6600 and 2x5870 to do my first million over a year or two maybe more on Fah but the two polaris i ran at the end did millions in a year , like way over 10x what i had done, I'll get some more points on fah soon maybe bro im dying to see what the cards i have would do :D
 
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