1. mikeo007's Avatar
    Google has just released a new web based benchmark utility that is supposed to replicate real-world usage better than synthetic benchmarks like sunspider.


    Problem is, I can't get it to run on my PB. Haven't tried it on the iPad yet but I will try later and post results. In the mean time, can anyone else try it on their Playbook (wifi or 4g) and see if you can get results?

    Direct link if you don't care about the techy stuff: http://octane-benchmark.googlecode.c...est/index.html
    Last edited by mikeo007; 08-22-12 at 08:53 AM.
    08-22-12 08:51 AM
  2. beman39's Avatar
    Mine stops here, dunno why
    08-22-12 09:06 AM
  3. mdmullis's Avatar
    Here is a compatibility matrix, updated on the 16th July 2012.

    Browser Compatible? Comment
    Chrome 14+ YES
    Firefox, v. 13+ YES
    Internet Explorer 9 NO Missing Typed Arrays, quirks mode fails rendering the page properly
    Internet Explorer 10 YES
    Opera 12 YES
    Safari 5.1.7+ YES

    We also tested mobile browsers:

    Browser (device, OS) Compatible? Comment
    Android browser (Xoom, 4.0.4) NO Fails on pdf.js, Mandreel (Float64Array unsupported)
    Chrome mobile (Galaxy Nexus, 4.1) YES
    Chrome mobile (iPad 2, iOS 4) NO Using older Webkit's JavaScriptCore because of iOS restrictions
    Firefox mobile (Galaxy Nexus, 4.1) YES
    Opera mobile (Galaxy Nexus, 4.1) YES
    Safari (iPad, iOS 4) NO Fails on pdf.js, Mandreel (Float64Array unsupported)
    Last updated August 20, 2012.

    As you can see Blackberry PlayBook OS is not listed as to Compatibility
    08-22-12 09:55 AM
  4. mikeo007's Avatar
    Mine completely crashes the browser. I haven't sat and watched it, so it could be getting stuck there as well. Tested my iPad, it completely skips that test.
    08-22-12 09:57 AM