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How can you have more than 1 processor if mobos only have 1 spot for a cpu?
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There are mobos with 2 slots for CPUs
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There are mobo's with multiple CPU ports. They will become more readily available as Intel releases their new CPU's, which will come in multi-chip packages.
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post #5 of 15
You can also have dual core which is the same as having 2 CPUs exept both CPUs fit in one socket.
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Well right now can any games even take advantage of it? or is it kind of a waste of money right now? The idk i think it was dual core gpu from asus you cant really put it in sli or something.
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Well right now can any games even take advantage of it? or is it kind of a waste of money right now? The idk i think it was dual core gpu from asus you cant really put it in sli or something.
Games are just beginning to take advantage of Dual Cores. Quake 4 has just released a patch, along with COD2 (which didn't really help). This is just the tip of the iceberg, and it's likely that many games will now take advantage of this. UT2007 will also have dual core support when it is released and should provide a decent boost if you have dual core, as this game promises to be extremely demanding. From then on, I'd imagine the majority of games will be able to take advantage of this technology
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post #8 of 15
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Yea but what if you have 2 dual core cpus. Quadruple
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LoL why are you bumping?
You didnt really ask a question
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