Here's a look at some of the most popular PC components for Linux users this year.
Similar to The Most Popular Linux Benchmarks Of 2012 article that was published earlier today, by leveraging the vast amount of hardware/software data being continuously collected and analyzed on OpenBenchmarking.org in conjunction with the Phoronix Test Suite, posted on this page are some of the most common PC hardware components that were spotted this calendar year. With the hardware being quite common to Linux systems, the support for the listed hardware should be in fairly good shape.
These lists are generated based upon those running the Phoronix Test Suite who opted to have their anonymous software/hardware details uploaded to OpenBenchmarking.org Analytics. The lists are sorted by popularity while being refined to remove any virtualized and non-Linux components.
Top 2012 Linux Graphics Processors:
- Intel HD 2500/4000 "Ivy Bridge" (Gen7)
- Intel Core IGP (Gen5)...