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I also have it on since i don't see the point turning it off
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I turned it off once when I thought it was the only way to hit 5ghz on my 2700k. Turned out to not be the case.
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As suggested it's a good idea to keep HT on. If you want you can disable core parking to gain a boost in performance in a 2D environment.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1180334/xtremehardware-it-core-parking-on-windows-7/0_20#post_15874676

That way you get the correct performance out of programs like winrar, etc that use HT.
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Multi GPU configurations sometimes have lesser stuttering with ht off. Borderlands 2 seems to have a major impact amongst the newer titles. I ave noticed zero differene in performance in any games. Most games don't even use 4 cores let alone virtual ones. Also sometimes essential CPU cycles are sent to ritual cores thereby potentially reducing performance. In my PERSONAL opinion I find games 'feel' smoother with HT off.
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I have it on from day 1. I spent 100€ more on HT; why should I turn it off?
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