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Old 11-07-07, 06:08 PM   #7
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Default Re: Crysis turns up nose at quad

Originally Posted by Feyy
Only reason i got a Quad was for Crysis
Hopefully you have learned not to trust marketing spins.

Originally Posted by agentkay
I wonder how these benchmark results could have been archieved if there was NO quad core support:

It can't be just the higher efficiency of some CPUs that explains the results or am I missing something?
Do we really know what these timedemos are doing? I've always thought that software rendering tests were worthless when you use your GPU to render in the real application...

Maybe an OS related thread is taking up the 3rd or 4th core. Would there be more OS stress if an application is using CPU/Mem vs a dedicated GPU render?
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