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AMD quad cores are enough even for high end single (or some dual) GPU solutions

I'd like to see AMD and 2x580Gtx without being bottlenecked. And since when is 6850 CFX high end? I bet it wouldn't be bottlenecked by Intel Dual core.
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Dual 6850s are faster than a single GTX 580, so yea, this is a very powerful setup.
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AMD as a PLATFORM is cheaper for the features you get, and by a pretty good margin.

On simply a processor level, it's hard to recommend AMD chips right now. In fact, I just traded in my 1100T for a 2500K. Not only is the chip faster, I believe having the northbridge on the chip it's self allows better GPU performance.

If you look at a graph of a GPU that bottlenecks a 1100T and a 2500K, the 2500K will still get better framerates by a few FPS.
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post #74 of 94
Its simple.AMD=bang for buck.With a cheap Athlon ii X4 i managed to run lots of games like:GTA IV-Prototype-Assassins creed series-crysis series and ...
Edited by sinakr6 - 10/6/11 at 2:02pm
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post #75 of 94
Common sense?

Advantage:
It's cheaper.

Disadvantage:
It's inferior.
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post #76 of 94
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nautilus;15204954 
Common sense?

Advantage:
It's cheaper.

Disadvantage:
It's inferior.

Inferior yet enough.
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post #77 of 94
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Originally Posted by sinakr6;15204969 
Inferior yet enough.

When it comes to CPUs there is never enough. For GPUs you are limited to the games. If let say you get over 120fps then after that point its pointless. With CPU you do work and the faster the CPU the faster the work and that will never stop.
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post #78 of 94
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Originally Posted by -X3-;15204659 
MiNitro(ll), can you please think about what you write before posting? Thanks.

AMD quad cores are enough even for high end single (or some dual) GPU solutions. I've seen a lot of systems with a 955 & 6850 CFX, and no complains whatsoever. When higher settings are set (which is what actually happens), no difference will be noticed.

People want processing power, which will be more future proof. Dual cores are too old style tech, and as I mentioned before, I have noticed a performance increase in many fields going from dual core intel processor to my B50.
The i3's HT is nice, but it is still defined as a dual core processor. It's a dual core versus quad core. I'll choose quad core any day.

You're like a broken record regarding that BC2. I showed a bench in which it matches the 2500K.

And don't teach me about physics, I know better than you. Where did I say that if a processor consumes more power, it's not hotter? Where? You should learn how to read properly, young man.
You still can't compose grammatically correct sentences. Please complete grammar school before posting again, it would be appreciated.

Well if you've seen these setups could you please link them and a comparison with a SB-based setup... If you don't link any evidence I think we can continue to ignore your baseless claims.

Again, good for you, nobody cares. All things being equal I think everyone else would choose the processor that's been proven faster in benchmarks yet consumes less power and produces less excess heat.

The fact the i3-2100 is faster than the 1100T at any setting in a 2 year old game is pathetic and doesn't not bode well for the future performance of AMD.

You need lessons in English as well as physics. From your lack of coherent sentences you really shouldn't be calling anyone young man. You should actually read what you posted earlier about power consumption. In fact, let me give you a quote:
Quote:
Originally Posted by -X3-;15203633 
About the power consumption - so? What do you want to explain with that? It doesn't mean a lot to a person that has a sufficient cooling and power supply. It is not a disadvantage of AMD.
Using more power and producing more heat is a disadvantage, sorry to break it to you.

So, again, the i3-2100 performs better, uses less power, and produces less excess heat.

You have the internet in front of you and you can't spell or use proper grammar. Go to school for this before talking about the latest technology.
    
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You know what present perfect simple is, right? Lawl

All the things that you have written so far are useless and repeated sentences from earlier posts, I won't bother to explain this again to a kid that needs some attention from others. Sad, but true. Another thing that is sad here is the fact that you fail to correct me, so you try to use other ways (my so-called "lack of coherent sentences" usage), and you fail there as well.

I'm done arguing with you, kid (MiNiTroll), I explained everything, and yet you fail to understand. And a little tip for you - stop being a fanboy, even for a kid, that's just lame lol
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Been an AMD fan boy for several years, havn't built in a while but getting back into it and AMD still has the budget market, (in my mind) I mean you can build a $500 machine that will run most games (not necessarily on HIGH but still)

but Intel certainly has the powerhouses as of right now...(I am hoping BD changes that but, not likely)


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