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"The CPU of the PS4 worked pretty well, but it’s still one of the main bottlenecks. It’s also less easy to optimize."

Does anyone understand what they mean by this? I am curious to know why they feel the CPU is harder to optimize than others.
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"The CPU of the PS4 worked pretty well, but it’s still one of the main bottlenecks. It’s also less easy to optimize."

Does anyone understand what they mean by this? I am curious to know why they feel the CPU is harder to optimize than others.

Because of the out of order executions.
    
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Except for the amazing fact that learning how to optimize for a CPU, as well as learning how to make use of all threads, is how you gain more performance on any static platform.

Exactly....
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Or just stuck with the Phenom II architecture and not gone through all this BS with the FX line.

They're JUST NOW starting to bypass the Phenom II architecture...and not even on a per core, clock-for-clock basis. rolleyes.gif

No, FX lines spanks phenom II silly within the same thermal envelope. It's not even close.
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Color me not surprised. Way before Xbone and PS4 even came out. Devs. was complaining about the weak cpu's. The clock speeds are terrible alone.
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Color me not surprised. Way before Xbone and PS4 even came out. Devs. was complaining about the weak cpu's. The clock speeds are terrible alone.

For the price of the console, being realistic here and not fantasy, what are you expecting? Seriously.
    
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For the price of the console, being realistic here and not fantasy, what are you expecting? Seriously.

IMO they could have atleast made the cpu 2.3ghz.
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Lets not start a way please guys, this always happens and it ruins the thread. Yes we can say intel has a higher IPC but what will be best fit for a console? A AMD APU was the best choice, intel or geforce has nothing to offer especially at the price.
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The GPU is the bottleneck. I fit was not all games would be 1080p 60fps. If a game can run 720p @ 60fps but not 1080p @ 60fps its GPUs fault.
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The GPU is the bottleneck. I fit was not all games would be 1080p 60fps. If a game can run 720p @ 60fps but not 1080p @ 60fps its GPUs fault.

Depends on the engine/game really. Quite often, raising the resolution is increasing CPU load, I suppose that's an issue console devs have to deal with. It is also one of the reasons why benching gaming CPUs at unreasonably low resolutions is rather pointless.
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