Mac OS X 10.8 vs. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Performance
Phoronix: Mac OS X 10.8 vs. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Performance
Regardless of whether you're an Apple fan or not, by now you've likely heard the information about Mac OS X 10.8 "Mountain Lion" that began making its rounds on the Internet since last week. But how's the performance of Mac OS X 10.8 and how will it compare to the competition on the Linux side, namely Ubuntu 12.04 LTS? In this article are our first benchmarks of the developer preview release of Mac OS X 10.8 compared to Mac OS X 10.7.3 and then Ubuntu 11.10 plus the latest Ubuntu 12.04 LTS development snapshot.
What about battery duration
one of the key aspects in notebooks is the battery duration, that has usually been usually less than good in Linux, and really good in OSX.
Since Ubuntu 12.04 is focusing in battery duration, would it be possible to measure that?