Is Fedora Going Through More Or Less Power?
Phoronix: Is Fedora Going Through More Or Less Power?
Along the same theme of yesterday's article entitled Is PowerTop Still Useful For Extending Your Battery Life? today here are some results showing the power consumption of the past three Fedora releases (11, 12, and 13) from a notebook computer...
That second graph is useless without a measure of performance - if the openarena test was vsync'ed that's fine, otherwise you need to show watt-hours per frame or something like that. Similar issue with the other tests since they're variable in either work done or time taken.
Would be nice to have some battery life numbers as well.