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TTL?

Tiny tom logan from time to live customs

Ohh jenkerd and his damn ninja skills.
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Oh man, you're going to love having an FX back up ESXi. Don't be afraid to "overstock" on cores, it can take it. Also, play around with IOMMU, it's fun and while the 1st gen i7 did have VT-d, you can't really mess with it in a laptop. biggrin.gif

Sweet. It's going to be pretty awesome. biggrin.gif
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Zealot, to state that Intel has not made leaps and bounds in development from Core 2 to Nehelam to NOW is just plain naive hatred at best.

No one has stated this, or anything remotely similar.

You are misinterpreting what has been said. Whether it's willful or not, I don't know.
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I would know.. I literally just jumped ship from the Core arch to Ivy Bridge.

There is as large a gap in single threaded IPC, or more, going from Nehalem to Ivy than there was going from Wolfdale/Yorkfield to Nehalem.
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For reference, look at single threaded performance on Cinebench between E8600 and 3570k:

http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/54?vs=701

Most tests do not show as large a gap.

Also, it should also be noted that the 3570k is clocked 466MHz faster (almost 15%) in this test than the Core 2, and that Ivy has a ~20% IPC advantage over Nehalem.
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Tiny tom logan from time to live customs

Ohh jenkerd and his damn ninja skills.

I dont see it. A lot of these guys that un-box and build PC and review GPU like Linus and him i dont see their gaming love. Linus barely a gamer. Jeremy Clarkson loves cars but for most part has no idea how they work inside.
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I dont see it. A lot of these guys that un-box and build PC and review GPU like Linus and him i dont see their gaming love. Linus barely a gamer. Jeremy Clarkson loves cars but for most part has no idea how they work inside.

TTLs reviews are usually very long and detailed ( some are just rants, like the PD review), so in a way he's more of an enthusiast than linus. The guy also builds PC's for money, knows a lot more than your average gamer/unboxer.

But what I really like is the humor. JC doesn't know much about the internals but no other car reviewer can even come close in terms of entertainment value. ( Excluding may and hammond ofc, they're just as good )
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I never liked TTL. I tend to fall asleep during his reviews. Way too long.. Not entertaining to watch either.
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Sorry but Tiny Tom is no Jeremy Clarkson. Don't get me wrong, I love Tom's reviews but nobody is as funny as Jeremy Clarkson. Period.
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Sorry but Tiny Tom is no Jeremy Clarkson. Don't get me wrong, I love Tom's reviews but nobody is as funny as Jeremy Clarkson. Period.
May gets close, he's so unintentionally funny.

No you know, all thre of them are extremely funny and wouldn't be the same without one. Now I want to watch top gear... Stupid fios doesn't have BBC2.
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New one came out yesterday mate!

http://www.finalgear.com/news/2013/01/27/top-gear-is-back-3/
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