Mandelbrot Explorer - Data

The chart below shows the result of Mandelbrot calculation for 21 presets from the Mandelbrot Explorer demo run in IE10, Chrome 23, and Firefox 16, showing IE10 on average is over twice as fast as Chrome and about 20% faster than Firefox. Each calculation was run on identical hardware, a single Samsung Series 9 laptop with an Intel® Core™ i5-2537M CPU @ 1.40 Ghz with 4GB of memory running 64-bit Windows 7.

IE10 on Windows 7 Chrome 23.0.1271.64 m Firefox 16.0.2
Preset Iterations Seconds Iterations/Sec Seconds Iterations/Sec Seconds Iterations/Sec
Default 51,777,896 4.80 10,787,062 14.14 3,661,803 5.92 8,746,266
Black Spiral 87,385,503 9.97 8,764,845 29.25 2,987,539 10.82 8,076,294
Blatweasel 56,492,634 7.52 7,512,318 19.76 2,858,939 7.97 7,088,160
Boomerang 60,433,229 8.16 7,406,033 20.99 2,879,144 9.83 6,147,836
Cyclops 69,179,802 9.46 7,312,875 22.04 3,138,829 12.01 5,760,183
Diamond Fur 56,001,655 7.37 7,598,596 17.45 3,209,264 8.94 6,264,167
Feather Ball 84,924,532 10.55 8,049,719 28.50 2,979,808 11.76 7,221,474
Fern Curl 221,702,566 27.23 8,141,850 69.88 3,172,618 32.3 6,863,857
Four Star 47,793,470 6.38 7,491,139 16.09 2,970,383 6.48 7,375,535
Galactic Spin 74,014,567 9.91 7,468,675 25.36 2,918,555 10.94 6,765,500
Lace 16,082,383 2.18 7,377,240 5.75 2,796,936 2.55 6,306,817
Mandel Swirl 36,189,809 4.50 8,042,180 9.92 3,648,166 5.42 6,677,087
North Star 51,183,696 6.52 7,850,260 15.36 3,332,272 7.83 6,536,870
Round Square 35,072,198 3.13 11,205,175 12 2,922,683 5.32 6,592,518
Sparkler 48,195,479 4.77 10,103,874 14.88 3,238,943 6.72 7,171,946
Spiderweb 24,817,930 2.36 10,516,072 7.79 3,185,870 3.63 6,836,895
Star Cluster 58,889,259 6.48 9,087,849 20.17 2,919,646 8.78 6,707,205
Straight and Narrow 43,172,602 5.68 7,600,810 14.37 3,004,356 6.43 6,714,246
Hair Diamond 59,989,718 7.22 8,308,825 19.94 3,008,511 9.23 6,499,428
Swirly Bob 36,595,932 4.61 7,938,380 9.12 4,012,712 5.14 7,119,831
Twiggy 50,756,445 6.37 7,968,045 17.93 2,830,811 7.37 6,886,899