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Who is faster for Whonix? KVM vs VirtualBox


#1

What is faster? KVM or VirtualBox? Windows 7 definitely faster in VirtualBox. What about Whonix?


#2

https://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=27348


#3

What about graphics? VirtualBox used to be a lot more snappy wrt to multimedia playback. Is this still the case or has changed?


#4

More in-depth graphics comaparisons are expected between the two this year.

However some benchmarks [1] in that article already show superior results for KVM.

[1] H.264 Video Encoding, Phong Rendering With Soft-Shadow Mapping

Vbox’s new 3D GPU has very lackluster results and only covers extensions up to OpenGL 2.1

https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=article&item=virtualbox-60-vmsvga&num=1