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Old 03-31-07, 06:21 PM   #13
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Default Re: Intel X6800 vs. Intel QX6700

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Originally Posted by kevpla1@cox.net
What do you mean by that?

Why would they market the q6600 as a quad-core processor, if it doesn't have multi-core support?

But I guess I could be thinking of something else.
Oh geeze....

It is a quad core processor, but quad-core support is a function of the motherboard and software, (and it's guaranteed that if the motherboard supports the Core 2 Duo, it is designed for a multi-core apps). They're talking about games currently. Very few support multi-core processors, but they are slowly leaking onto the market. Supreme Commander is one of those titles that supports multi-core processors.
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