Benchmarking is the process of comparing the results of one process to an industry standard.

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Benchmarking SD cards, read speed is identical

I'm testing a pair of sd cards this way: http://elinux.org/RPi_SD_cards#Performance The first card I did this on (sandisk class 4) gave a write speed of 5.4 MB/s, which is about what I expected ...
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Benchmark USB HDD

I'm using an external USB 2.0 HDD to extend the storage of the Pi which holds my movie-collection. I'm experiencing problems with skips when playing HD movies (720p / 1080p). Also, when transferring ...
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How can I stress test my Raspberry Pi

I recently picked up a battery powered USB cell phone charger and I'm running some tests to see what kind of battery life I will get. Right now I'm just testing at Idle. I want to also run a test ...
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What is the highest performing hardware configuration?

I know that exact benchmark numbers will vary between manufacturers, but in general if you only consider higher end flash drives, SD cards, and USB HDDs and your Raspberry Pi is connected to a network ...
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Are there any benchmarking programs?

Is there a way to benchmark the performance of my Raspberry Pi? I'd be looking at Upload/Download speeds, reads, writes, and general processing stuff.
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What kind of performance can I expect from using a Raspberry Pi as a webserver?

Has anyone done some web server benchmarking on their Raspi? I don't have my Raspi yet but I'm planning on using it as a web server and I'm interested to see stats for: Number of requests per ...