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lol this bulldozer thing sounds like a big overblown pile of fail
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You dont find it funny that, through a WIDE range of processors, most of their benchmarks were all within 1-3 FPS?
Maybe they were just trying to show that in those games, on those settings, and a single GPU, you will be limited to the GPU.
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Oops. Anyway, I'm just going to stop now.

Probably going to buy a fx8150 to play around with, and rack up my electricity bill.
Edited by anubis1127 - 10/12/11 at 5:53pm
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Oops. Anyway, I'm just going to stop now.

Probably going to buy a fx8150 to play around with, and rack up my electricity bill.
Sounds like a plan. Post some benchmarks and overclocking results in the AMD section once you do.
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Glad I didn't hesitate when picking up my Intel system when I switched from my 1090T.
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I found more than 3 reviews with issues with this single game and CPU,

hardware heaven did find a way to make the FX look good, they simply picked a gameplay situation clearly limited by the GPU they used, and not to anyone surprise the FX performed exactly as any other "good enough" CPU for that situation, like the 2600, now wouldn't be interesting if they had included the 2500, 2400, PII and so on?
this is quite obvious, but whatever, there are plenty of other tests, if you only care about one, GPU limited test, OK.
Can someone please explain why when the game is gpu limited and frame rates go up for the bd over the i7/i5 that means??? The way you are explaining it, if gpu is limited and its relying heavily on the cpu than bd should have lower frame rates, not higher. That is unless I'm missing the point.
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?? I didn't post both of those, FYI. Somebody posted a BF2 performance graph that showed FX performing badly, and I posted one showing it performing well in the very same game. Which review was it that you were trying to poo poo?
lol here are the settings they used in techreport review.



Techreport settings are lower which means result is less gpu bound. Thats why u got different result with overclockersclub review.

And here are overclockersclub settigs:

4x AA
16x AF
Global settings = High

I hope that answers your question.
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core i5 2500k here i come...
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since this is a "review " thread ,i think this one deserves to be in the mix ,found it in AMD section ,thanks to Mighty Neph
"I've found this to be a very objective approach in analysis of Bulldozer. Very informative."
it'a a long one so you can start watching @ around 18:17 min

    
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intel wins
intel probably knew... that acted as if bd never existed
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