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FX Chip Operating system patch

post #1 of 19
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Was just wondering if there was a specific update i should get while using my FX 6100?
post #2 of 19
Yep....and you have to do one before the other....hold on I'll get the link.
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post #4 of 19
Thread Starter 
Ok cool. So it should help me get better performance out of the 6100? May be why it failed so badly against my 955 when i was comparing them....

Currently its unavailable frown.gif
Edited by madengineer - 5/4/12 at 9:28pm
post #5 of 19
It's supposed to prevent a core from being parked on lightly threaded apps or something like that. As well as an improved thread scheduler.
post #6 of 19
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bubba Hotepp View Post

It's supposed to prevent a core from being parked on lightly threaded apps or something like that. As well as an improved thread scheduler.

Could be worth doing.
post #7 of 19
It helps....how much...I haven't tested to see.
post #8 of 19
From reviews, it's only a 3% gain with the patches. At least that is what I remember.
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post #9 of 19
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Not worth it than. Right now, i'm trying to test with IBT, and its downclocking from 4.4 to 3ghz.....Anybody know why thats happening?
post #10 of 19
do you have the thermal management enabled? Did you turn off turbo?
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