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Old July 5, 2011, 01:53 PM
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Originally Posted by Rison View Post
Now the question remains if it's worth folding bigadv on a 4 core/8 thread box, or just go regular SMP.
My initial calculations for my i7 860 show a delta of ~3k PPD (P2684) to ~7k PPD (P6901). So looks like it still makes sense to fold bigadv on dedicated folding boxen. Whether the 3k-7k PPD difference is worth it on non-dedicated boxen, though, will depend on the individual I suppose.
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