300% increase!!? Anyone tried this?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Teddy, Oct 18, 2002.

  1. Teddy

    Teddy Boogie Nights...!

    London, UK
  2. sboulema

    sboulema Moderator

    Amstelveen, The Netherlands
    i dont think i twill work that good...
    300% is a bit to much :p
  3. RobbieSan

    RobbieSan Guest

    Teddy, give it a try and let us know if it actually improved performance or just messed up your system...
  4. vertex159

    vertex159 Guest

    i downloaded it and ran the speed improvement wizard test/benchmark thing and it said a 129% increase... so i'm guessing it works, but my computer doesn't feel any faster...
  5. Alan

    Alan its only fun

    In a house
    I d/loaded it and got a 124% increase, and my p.c. seems faster in loading and closing applications, word, Xl and the likes.

    I will leave it running for the 30 free tries and see how it goes and let you all know.


  6. Iceman

    Iceman Moderator

    do some benchmarks, "feels like" doesn't show up on a chart.

  7. Krux

    Krux Nissan Powered

    I'm with Iceman on this one. Run some kind of bench then let us know :)
  8. NetRyder

    NetRyder Tech Junkie Folding Team

    New York City
    I think the "feels like" is as important as benchmarks.

    Benchmarks are merely numbers. Unless there is a real big jump in the numbers it doesn't really make any difference in day to day life.

    I've run benchmarks after overclocking, and it feels good to see larger numbers, but there is nothing more to it than that.

    Higher benchmarks scores and the "feels like", together determine whether the software works or not. Anyways, if any of you really feel a difference, give us a heads up. I wouldn't mind a nice performance boost (although I doubt it) :)
  9. gonaads

    gonaads Beware the G-Man Political User Folding Team

    So after the 30 uses then what? ... Melt down? Goes into super slow mode??? :p

    Or ya actually gotta spend money on the Dammmnnn thing? :D
  10. rettahc

    rettahc Guest

    Umm, I installed it and it said 122% increase, then I disabled it and ran the compare speed thing again and it again said 122% increase even though it was no loger "Optimizing" my system.
  11. Iceman

    Iceman Moderator

    Oh I "feel like" it's a hundred in here, but I just looked at the temp and it's only 70, hmmmmmm guess "feels like" really does hold true

  12. madmatt

    madmatt Bow Down to the King Political User

    New York

    sorry. [/spam]
  13. Perris Calderon

    Perris Calderon Moderator Staff Member Political User

    new york
    well, this is a scam...there is no such thing as ram defrag, and this site is trying to use the term in a sentence, as if everyone should know about it...it doesn't exist...

    these companys realize people already know ram optimzers ruin the performance of xp, so they came up with this neet trick to try to get more play on their product...ram defrag is marleting speek for ram optimizer...counter productive in this os

    I wouldn't spend the effort on a download, and then worry about an over clock (which it looks like this program might actually try to perform), going awry
  14. NetRyder

    NetRyder Tech Junkie Folding Team

    New York City
    Tried it ... the software reported a 90% perfomance increase ... not true ... no change. You get the point :p
  15. bluekelt

    bluekelt Guest

    Hi All,

    I use Daschund's Battery Doubler on my laptop and can vouch for it's improvements. When it isn't running I get around 2 hours usage out of my battery but with the doubler running I get between 3 and 3 1/2 hours usage. I know it's not quite double but that extra hour or so comes in handy.

    Can't really say much about their other software although I did try Hare for a while and didn't see any major improvements.

    Catch you all later,
  16. Monkeh

    Monkeh Guest

    maybe it'll work for old systems, but i dont think it will do much for high end systems.
  17. gonaads

    gonaads Beware the G-Man Political User Folding Team

    It's gonna be a very rare occasion that anyone gets anything close to or over 200%.

    The Software Mfg will use the 300% mark cause someone got that... So now they can use it as a Sales ploy.
    You probably will see 7 out of 10 users get 100% to 120%. Maybe 1 or 2 out of 100 get 130% or slightly better. Very rare if you get to or upwards of 200%.

    So you do the math... And sometimes the tweaks it does to optimise the system can cause the system to become unstable.
  18. Sage

    Sage Guest

    Doesn't Make any different

    I tried it a while back and did some tests in UT2003 - FPS didn't change AT ALL - they stayed the same with HARE running - then reset without HARE same numbers. I wouldn't waste the time on this one.
  19. gonaads

    gonaads Beware the G-Man Political User Folding Team

    Now maybe some of the really good System Tweaks that actually make a difference come on after you actually pay for it. Who knows...
  20. Infinite

    Infinite Guest

    This probably is just spyware...

    Anyone who installed this scan with Ad-Aware...all these third party utilities that promise a lot of useful stuff, really just have a bunch of spyware or other useless crap.