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by TheBrain
Tue Aug 11, 2009 12:14 pm
Forum: Software & Tweaking
Topic: Speed impact of using the "right" software
Replies: 12
Views: 12007

Oh, I forgot to mention that when I said "at home" I meant I was using my Atlhon X2 system, not the K6. Haven't used my K6-2+ for a while...
by TheBrain
Tue Mar 17, 2009 10:03 am
Forum: Software & Tweaking
Topic: Speed impact of using the "right" software
Replies: 12
Views: 12007

Peacekeeper - The Browser Benchmark by Futuremark Co.

Hey, guys. Don Pedro and all the fellas. Check this new web browser benchmark by Futuremark: http://service.futuremark.com/peacekeeper/index.action As I use IE 7.0 at home and at work, i've got the worst possible results, as it seems. Approx. 180 points at home, 160 points at work. ___ edited becaus...
by TheBrain
Sun Aug 17, 2008 8:49 pm
Forum: Hardware / Tech Corner
Topic: K6-3+ 450 : ACZ, APZ or ATZ?
Replies: 3
Views: 3679

Yes. Mine is a K6-II+ 450 ACZM. I believe the specifications are the same as ACZ ones.
by TheBrain
Wed Jul 30, 2008 9:44 am
Forum: Software & Tweaking
Topic: Antivirus advice
Replies: 7
Views: 8055

I use and recommend Avira Antivir Personal - Free.
Only one con: the big ad screen that pops-up when updating the definition files.
by TheBrain
Thu Jul 24, 2008 10:25 pm
Forum: Hardware / Tech Corner
Topic: Any performance diff between regular K6-III and K6-III+?
Replies: 10
Views: 6010

K6-III+ supports Enhanced 3DNow! instructions. I don't know if you can say this is as performance issue or just a capacity that a CPU can or cannot have.
by TheBrain
Tue Jul 22, 2008 12:57 am
Forum: Software & Tweaking
Topic: Speed impact of using the "right" software
Replies: 12
Views: 12007

My results

DonPedro I ran this test right now, in a AMD AM2 platform CPU, running WXP x86 SP3 with IE 7 (7.0.5730.13). The results are attached. --- Edit: Thinking better, i realized that these numbers can't be compared to number from another system, but with other webrowsers in this same PC. That is what woul...
by TheBrain
Mon Jul 21, 2008 9:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GM vs Microsoft
Replies: 2
Views: 5701

Same as Yahuli. :D
by TheBrain
Sun Mar 25, 2007 1:12 pm
Forum: Software & Tweaking
Topic: speed me up
Replies: 28
Views: 19435

candle_86 wrote:im not refering to Dos colonization, i prefer windows colonization, there are diff versions one for Dos and one for Windows. Colonization for 3.1 and 95 is the version i own and i enjoy.
Doesn't Colonization for Windows run by a DOS-boot with Extended Memory Manager?
by TheBrain
Sat Mar 24, 2007 12:22 pm
Forum: Software & Tweaking
Topic: What OS is your K6/socket 7 system running on?
Replies: 11
Views: 10122

Windows 98 SE - Brazilian Portuguese
by TheBrain
Sat Dec 02, 2006 8:26 pm
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Add Feature to Page
Replies: 15
Views: 13509

Interesting idea, the DonPedro one.
by TheBrain
Thu Oct 26, 2006 9:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hello all! Nice site.
Replies: 11
Views: 9555

Uranium235 wrote:He's now a moderator at the wimsbios.com forum. Congratulations KachiWachi! :)
He wasn't before? Congratulations KachiWachi!
by TheBrain
Wed Oct 25, 2006 10:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hello all! Nice site.
Replies: 11
Views: 9555

KachiWachi wrote:I hate to blow my own horn, but this happened last week. :oops:

http://www.wimsbios.com/phpBB2/groupcp.php?g=3
Couldn't understand it.
by TheBrain
Mon Oct 23, 2006 12:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hello all! Nice site.
Replies: 11
Views: 9555

Oh, yeah, KachiWachi.
You particularly have halped many people there, Brazilians included.


edit
*helped
by TheBrain
Mon Oct 23, 2006 12:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bad news... I fried my puppy...
Replies: 11
Views: 10156

Jim wrote:@ KachiWachi : Unfortunately the link to "Surplus Computers" doesn't specify what kind of K6-3+ they are selling. Could be either an ACZ or an APZ as far as I can tell.
Jim, it says "2.0V Core". Wouldn't that mean ACZ?
by TheBrain
Sat Oct 21, 2006 12:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hello all! Nice site.
Replies: 11
Views: 9555

Welcome.

BTW, can anybody tell me what happened to The PCChips Lottery?