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Old 05-15-08, 04:58 PM   #8
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Default Re: CPU upgrade advice needed

Originally Posted by David power
Developers didnít decide to write 2 threads of code all of a sudden, they decided to write code that could take advantage of as many cores that were available.

xbox360 = 3 cores playstation 3 = 8 cores. even the console games are being developed this way.
Your right. I should have worded it differently. Code is written to take advantage of as many cores possible.

I still don't see an advantage from a faster Core 2 than a slower Quad Core, but I guess only time will tell and prove me wrong.
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