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Interesting Article from Tomshardware on CPU vs GPU

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there is some really good info in this article you might want to check it out before upgrading cpu or gpu....

main page or article
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...rade,1928.html

Crysis results
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...de,1928-8.html

Cod4 results
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...de,1928-7.html
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Nice find.
    
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Upsetting to see what little effect cpu upgrades have on gaming performance.
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