Complete day-long jobs in 30 minutes. Accelerate Deep Learning up to 20 times (2,000%) the performance of other popular laptops at half the cost. And the Focus has a real-world battery life that can exceed 5 hours.
The Focus comes with Nvidia drivers and CUDA drivers tuned to provide excellent deep-learning and gaming performance. However, adding repositories or packages can modify these drivers which can break the deep learning GPU support, Steam and other games, or both. Use the procedure below to check and reset these libraries:
kfocus-001-conda to install an Anaconda suite
which is professionally vetted, comprehensive, and GPU accelerated.
Open a terminal and enter the following:
Then follow the prompts. The CUDA 10.0 and 10.1 librares are pre-installed. You will be prompted to consider installing these additional components:
Tests are run at the end of
script. This script is non-destructive and can be re-run at any time.
Pycharm is an excellent IDE for Python and may be installed through the Jetbrains toolbox which is pre-installed on all Focus laptops.
Comprehensive TensorFlow benchmarks can be run at the end of the
kfocus-001-conda script. Please compare to the official
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 Desktop GPU
This is a minimal revision history. More details are found in
2020-05-25 581c6523Expand benchmarks
2020-05-20 d00295d7Add Library check
2020-05-18 8c4b5b82GPU library fixup, troubleshooting, benchmark
2020-05-15 0684cd5cAdd benchmark section
2020-05-15 2fbce101Section redesign
2020-05-07 f1e239feFix purpose paragraph, change title
2020-05-06 07b707c2Revise content and images
2020-03-20 d1338e9aClarify competitive notebook
2020-03-14 4aed47f5Update purpose and overview
2020-03-10 f3ed896fUpdate title and shortcut icon
2020-03-05 87cad77aUpdate title
2020-02-18 a4d437c5Add kfocus-001-conda script
2020-01-31 70b4aa40Initial document
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