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MS Flight sim FX Running 8 cores?

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I have heard rumors about Flight sim FX running on 8 cores......if this is true it will be the first game..sim to do that. has anyone used an 8 core on it before?
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Isn't it just running the four "modules" of Bulldozer?
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if I'm not mistaken it is true that FSX loves a lot of cores.

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Originally Posted by xd_1771 View Post

if I'm not mistaken it is true that FSX loves a lot of cores.

Yeah....not sure how it was optimized for 8 cores, but its true, FSX eats every bit of your CPU.
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it will chew up to 16 cores, not sure why they did that, suspect they were trying to compensate weak graphic cards back in the day with good cpu power
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