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Old 06-16-08, 02:44 PM   #29
ViN86
 
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Default Re: Official Unofficial OSX on your non-Apple hardware thread

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Originally Posted by Bearclaw View Post
I thought for some reason that OSX needed SSE4 instructions to run and I thought the older AMD chips only had SSE3.
backwards. OSX needs SSE3 instructions to run, but can be done with a workaround. most older chips only have SSE2. since the Venice core, AMD has had SSE3.

furthermore, intel's new chips use SSE4.1
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