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Poll Results: Shocked by Bulldozer reviews?

 
  • 16% (60)
    Yes - I thought BD would be amazing
  • 27% (101)
    No - I knew BD wasnt going to challenge Sandy Bridge
  • 56% (207)
    Im suprised it is outperformed by older AMD chips!
368 Total Votes  
post #71 of 130
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Originally Posted by $ilent View Post
Jagged_steel dont forget to mentioned that a HD 6970 was used for those 3 tests you keep posting, i.e the FPS is mostly down to the GPU being used here.

From the HOCP review:

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In order to keep the game from being GPU limited we set back the resolution and settings. We ran this game at 1920x1200 with NO AA, and 16X AF with "Ultra" settings. Note that all AA was off, including deferred MSAA and Post AA. Our average framerates were at an acceptable level of gameplay performance for competitive BF3 gamers with these settings.
But don't worry, there is probably some other thing that you can dream up to convince yourself that BD sucks at gaming.
    
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Unless I'm too Young, when did amd ever beat intel current gen v current gen?

I wasn't expecting amazing results but for it to at least stand up to Sandy bridge,

I think it will be a sad day at the Amd sales desk, but I think on the rebound intel will see an increase in sales.
Unless I'm too young as well, in the time of or before the Pentium 4's?
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BD does suck at gaming:
    
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BD does suck at gaming:
LOL, Tom's.
    
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Edited by Steak House - 10/12/11 at 3:58pm
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LOL, Tom's.
Techradar, Tom's, Anand, NeoSeeker, X-bit, PCP, TweakTown, BenchmarkReviews, TheTechReport, etc.
    
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Not surprised at all though still disappointed. I've been saying BD was going to be a fail since early June and everyone called me a fanboy even though I've probably owned more AMD cpus than those who called me a fanboy.
    
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post #79 of 130
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LOL, Tom's.
Jagged Steel, where did you come from? Ive seen SOOOO many ignorant posts from you. You package your information well, and present it well(except for posting the ONLY benches you can find favoring BD OVER and OVER and OVER)

Listen, No one is more of an AMD fanboy than me. Im building a 2500k for my computer Illiterate friend while im stuck with a phenom. Does it suck that he will have a much faster processor than mine? Yes. Do I whine and ***** and post the same benchmarks over and over in EVERY bd thread? No...

STOP TRYING TO CONVINCE EVERYONE THAT BD IS GREAT. IT ISNT, PERIOD

If you like BD so much, enjoy it for yourself and keep your banter out of OUR forums...this is a community, and you've been pushing it to far.
My suggestion to you is to not even post in a BD thread until you can start acting like a more responsible user of overclock.net

Sorry to be so harsh, but Ive had enough..Still friends?

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This is all fine, but don't try to pull a fast one on the consumers, the claims do not match reality.



^^^ NEVER MIND GPU BOTTLENECK OR SANDYBRIDGE

Why does it upset you so?
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