This section of the user documentation lays out some benchmarks for gauging system performance on the newest XG version of the OP5650 and OP5707 (including the new OPAL-RT Linux OS) being introduced in early 2021 versus their previous generation.


BenchmarkMinimum License RequiredSingle-Phase NodesBreakers and Faults (3φ)Minimum Time-StepPerformance Increase over Previous GenerationModel Availability
600-Node 20 kV Distribution SystemHXG Max (2 cores)6152020 us161%In the software, Feeder_20kV_600Node.ecf
110-Bus 500 kV Transmission SystemHXG Max (2 cores)336320 us126%In the software, HVAC_500kV_110Bus.ecf
IEEE 39-Bus New England Power SystemHXG Max(1 core)487124 us129%In the software, EMTP_IEEE_39Bus.ecf
Two Substations with 100 km Transmission LineHXG Plus (1 core)1298115 us97%Demonstration upon request
GHOST MicrogridHXG Max (1 core)6952021 us71%In the software, GHOST_Microgrid.ecf
Brazil 138 kV and Above Power SystemHXG Max (6 cores)2542845 us66%Demonstration upon request
6-Bus Transmission System with I/OsHXG Basic (1 core)1835 us48%In the software, HVAC_500kV_6Bus.ecf