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Stop failing.

Heaven is a GPU bound test.

Are you new?

Follow my link if you think I'm a fanboy. I just tell it like it is, you should try it some time.

Want to prove something?

Run 3d mark vantage and show me your msi afterburner gpu usage for both the gpu tests. You know what... don't worry about it, I've already ran it at 4.3 and 4.4 ghz and I got a 30% bottleneck in some areas.
Balla i have been here long enough to know that you are a fan boy, so theres you and a few others that i ignore as a rule when it comes to cpu recommendations. thats why i asked this in the AMD section, i wanted a fairly unbiased opinion.
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Balla i have been here long enough to know that you are a fan boy, so theres you and a few others that i ignore when it comes to cpu recommendations. thats why i asked this in the AMD section, i wanted a fairly unbiased opinion.

lachen.gif He's not a fanboy at all cool.gif


I be jokin'
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30 percent where? LOL

Are you ever gonna back something up?

You run it with your CF setup, lets see that 50% gpu usage, bro.
    
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Buy Intel, there's no way Bulldozer is going to match SB, I'm sorry to say.
Wow. Just wow. We've seen zero benchmarks and some LEAKED information, and that leaked info puts Bulldozer's high end octocore at over 4.0 Ghz stock. I'm not saying it's going to blow SB outta the water, but I think it will definitely give it some good competition if not pulling ahead a bit.
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In all honesty, because Clock Speed isn't the issue with performance, it's the Memory Wall (where the CPU accesses RAM), Bulldozer with 1866 RAM is going to be worth the wait, and by all reports it will be faster than SB... (At stock it's rumored to be at 4.4 GHz - Turbo Core that is.)

I'd wait, that's what I'm doing, waiting...

Because I can get by with my i5-750 for many years to come, unless Bulldozer or some other chip makes me drop my wallet, I'll just be waiting and watching...

Going from an Athlon X2 would be a huge leap in performance vs a BD or SB... either way you will be quite pleased!
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Wow. Just wow. We've seen zero benchmarks and some leaked information, and that leaked info puts Bulldozer's high end octocore at over 4.0 Ghz stock. I'm not saying it's going to blow SB outta the water, but I think it will definitely give it some good competition if not pulling ahead a bit.

According to papers, we will have 8 cores @ 3.8 GHz with a 4.2 GHz turbo. applaud.gif
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Are you ever gonna back something up?

You run it with your CF setup, lets see that 50% gpu usage, bro.
on what game bro?
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post #48 of 98
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Stop failing.

Heaven is a GPU bound test.

Are you new?

Follow my link if you think I'm a fanboy. I just tell it like it is, you should try it some time.

Want to prove something?

Run 3d mark vantage and show me your msi afterburner gpu usage for both the gpu tests. You know what... don't worry about it, I've already ran it at 4.3 and 4.4 ghz and I got a 30% bottleneck in some areas.
The text is bold just won this argument for me lol (ie: it still needs to be processed by the cpu -.-) , thanks. Is my last post on this thread, as your cleary being a child about this i provided personal proof from my own machine, what did you provide? childish rantings.
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According to papers, we will have 8 cores @ 3.8 GHz with a 4.2 GHz turbo.
Whose the fanboy?
    
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Here we go.... Flame War once again *Smacks Head*
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