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User Info: josh_b

4 years ago#11
AMD is better with programs and games that use multiple cores as the cores themselves are simply a lot weaker than what is supplied in a Intel CPU.

Games for the most part never use more than 4 cores with only a handful of them even using that.
Unless that game is heavily optimized for more cores than that then the Intel chipsets Is always going to out perform AMD and even then the fact that the Intel chips are so much more powerful core wise the difference still isn't that big a difference.

Also factor in that 90 percent of the CPU's in machines capable of running a high end game is using Intel so obviously developers are going to spend more time optimizing for those systems.

AMD is great for the value they offer and for someone who doesn't have tons of money to spend I always recommend AMD products.

With the inclusion of the New Consoles being released here shortly we may see a lot of game lean towards AMD with a higher performance margin between the 2 chip makers.
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User Info: xcmon3yx2

4 years ago#12
lol, 4670k destroys the 8150 in every possible way,(3DS FC: 5257-9927-9011), (Steam: xcmon3yx2), (XBL: HakudoshiV77360), (WoW: xcmon3yx2#1204)

User Info: a687947

4 years ago#13
xcmon3yx2 posted...
lol, 4670k destroys the 8150 in every possible way

but higher numbers has to mean better :(

User Info: eddy1nsane

4 years ago#14
Cyrix = Finished
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User Info: Slayn

4 years ago#15
Why post a newegg link instead of something relevant, such as a benchmark...
You can buy a $500 console and a $500 computer and have two crap machines, or you can spend $1000 building your own computer and have the best of both worlds.

User Info: wildog2006

4 years ago#16
Slayn posted...
Why post a newegg link instead of something relevant, such as a benchmark...

how else would he get this many replies on such an over-discussed topic
Insert generic offensive/slightly racist/holier than thou/fanboy/douchebag/elitist comment here.

User Info: Ravenoussd

4 years ago#17
EpicKingdom_ posted...
StormKMD posted...
You spelled Pharaoh wrong.

It happens when trying to inb4 as fast as possible.

Dynast_King posted...
EpicKingdom_ posted...
Inb4 lolamd.
Inb4 Amd fan INTEL = FINISHED.
Inb4 TimePharoh.

I gather from this post that s***'s about to go down.

Equip shield please, for your own safety.
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