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So far, I've only been able to get my x6 to 30% usage with everyday programs and gaming... So, what can you use an x6 for that will use its full potential other than folding or benchmarks?
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Video encoding, rendering... and thats it lol
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Video and photo editing
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rendering videos
photoshop with 30 images open
rendering scenes/3ds max
encoding
encryption
transcoding
emulation

that's a short list of a big list, this was straight from my head.
    
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Nuclear modeling, financial modeling, weather modeling, oil exploration, NP-hard problems, decryption, rendering, database server, multiple VMs, etc.
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Maybe I should have gone with the 955, then got BD... I don't do encryption or video rendering or anything like that.
Never mind weather or nuclear modeling......
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post #7 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by uncholowapo View Post
Video encoding, rendering... and thats it lol
^This lol. Hexacores (and sometimes quadcores) are overkill for everyday use and sometimes gaming.
    
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folding!!!
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I manage to max out my 4 cores n 6 gigs of ram when video editing/photoshop/ after effects, wish I had a hex core
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Maybe I should have gone with the 955, then got BD... I don't do encryption or video rendering or anything like that.
Never mind weather or nuclear modeling......
probably
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