Rosetta Performance Benchmarks
From Mac Guides
- This article or section is based on a forum post written by NightLord.
This page is designed to show how different Macs perform under Rosetta applications - applications which are designed for PowerPC based Macs. Users can add their own benchmarks here for other users to view.
You may download Geekbench here. Geekbench has the ability to be run natively and under Rosetta on Intel-based Macs.
|Type||Clock Speed||L2 Cache||FSB||Rosetta||Native|
|MacBook Pro||No||Core Duo||2 GHz||2 MiB||667 MHz||2 GB||110.5||181.4|
|iMac||Yes||Core 2 Duo||2.16 GHz||4 MiB||667 MHz||2 GB||153.4||234.6|
This chart is intented as a guide to show you how certain games perform under Rosetta.
|Battlefield 1942||iMac||Core Duo||2 GHz||512 MB||X1600||128 MB||1024x768, max settings||20 - 40|