> Intel CPUs based on Haswell architecture will be massively faster than an old Core 2
> quad in emulation performance, regardless of clock speed.
> Just make sure you are getting Haswell (ix-4xxx) and not the older Ivy Bridge
> (ix-3xxx) or Sandy Bridge (ix-2xxx), because there is a large jump in emulation
> performance between Ivy and Haswell.
> Dolphin benchmarks:
> Notice how Haswell, at various clock speeds, dominates the top of the chart, taking
> the top 7 spots. The Haswell i5 is around 3X faster than the Core 2 quad in Dolphin.
> Also, you mentioned Cyber Cycles, so I tried it and it runs at full speed on my
> Haswell i7.
thanks for the comparison,it was very helpful and if i had any dobuts,that cyber cycles try you did just did the trick problem is to save some more for an i7