Originally Posted by asm1
I'm aware of how unreliable Dhrystone figures are. I'm just trying to offer an alternative view to "Its crap, get an A1200". Most 16/32 er's dont really realise how powerful the Archimedes is in comparison. Usually because they cant see beyond their beloved Amiga/Atari. I was merely trying to show how a classic Arc stacked up against a comparable Amiga.
At the end of the day though, all of that power was wasted if the machine didn't have the software - and the Arc never had enough. Which you presumably know anyway!
I'm not trying to put the Arc down - I'm (obviously) an Arc fan myself - but just trying to be realistic.