Quote Originally Posted by deanjo View Post
Couple of factors I would guess comes into play. LLVM is fairly young in development and the biggest improvements so far as performance concerning LLVM is the time to compile. Unfortunately we haven't seen any of those compile times in the tests.
But do normal users really care?

I think compile times should only be used as a test workload when comparing computers; using compile times to benchmark compilers is useless to most people (99%? more?).