How fast is your graphics card?

Creates a challenging 3-d benchmark for graphics processing speed measurement.
Updated 24 Jun 2005

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An approximately 800-faceted reflective polyhedron is created, subjected to multicolor light sources, and set to rotating. On my 2 GHz laptop, I get 1.6 rotations per minute. Can your computer beat my laptop?

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Michael Kleder (2024). How fast is your graphics card? (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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Created with R14SP1
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