Originally Posted by MrLinky
I've had my G3258 for a few days, stupid motherboard UEFI locks the vcore to 1.3v so I'm stuck at 4.4GHz until a better one arrives (two days from now). I loaded up Planetside 2 for laughs, expecting to see a slideshow, but amazingly it stayed above 30fps in a medium-sized battle. Almost all settings maxed out.
Clock-for-clock this dual core can match or beat my FX-8350 in PS2.
Man, it kicked the crap out of my Phenom II.
All this CPU has done is impress me in basically every game I've tried, the "synthetic" benches do it no justice.