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Old December 11, 2009, 02:26 PM
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Developers have to work harder I think.. Intel is already years ahead of them
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Old December 11, 2009, 03:30 PM
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I'll be wanting an i9 for 3d/2d rendering as well as f@h.
More cores/threads is better for sure... the i7 kicks , and I'm sure the i9 will kick even more .
Hopefully my gigabyte board will support it, or I'll have to find a way to upgrade that too.
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Old December 11, 2009, 06:40 PM
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Developers have to work harder I think.. Intel is already years ahead of them
Yup they are FAR behind which is sad.
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Old December 11, 2009, 06:46 PM
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Dope.
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Old December 11, 2009, 07:26 PM
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5 cores would be a penta-core.
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Old December 11, 2009, 08:24 PM
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I'd reall like to slap one of those into my rig, but for 1200$ or more for a single part, no thanks!
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Old December 11, 2009, 09:32 PM
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5 cores would be a penta-core.
Yep, and only AMD comes up with perverse creations like a tri-core CPU...so maybe AMD will also make a penta-core CPU.
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lol a penta core cpu would be a hexa cpu with a dud core.
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Old December 11, 2009, 10:15 PM
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lol a penta core cpu would be a hexa cpu with a dud core.
Yup. Symmetry is a lot easier.
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Old December 13, 2009, 01:34 PM
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5 cores would be a penta-core.
Then they could call the chip Pentiums
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