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Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core?
08/10/12 06:09 PM


It is slightly lower clocked, but the Phenom has 6 meg of L3 cache that the Athlon II doesn't. I thought MAME favored large CPU cache? Looking at the benchmarks over at Anandtech on paper, it looks like its a better performer, but I understand traditional benches don't always apply to emulation.


http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/190?vs=80


Note that the athlon II X2 used in the bench is 100Mhz faster than mine.

Edited by vram74 (08/10/12 06:16 PM)







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* Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? vram74 08/10/12 02:50 AM
. * Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? DMala  08/10/12 04:37 PM
. * Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? vram74  08/10/12 06:09 PM
. * Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? R. Belmont  08/13/12 10:56 PM
. * Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? vram74  08/13/12 11:03 PM
. * Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? B2K24  08/10/12 03:38 AM
. * Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? vram74  08/10/12 03:51 AM
. * Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? sirscotty  10/13/12 02:35 PM
. * Re: Any point in swapping out this dual core for this quad core? redk9258  10/13/12 04:49 PM

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