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Re: "Amazing" Gaming PC
03/18/17 09:06 PM


> > Some newer games are beginning to really take advantage
> > of quad core CPUs (and higher core counts) so in those cases, having a dual core
> > Pentium G3258 is going to hurt you.
>
> I've noticed a lot of recent games really seem to need a quad core tho. I recently
> had to repair an old system so threw a 1050 Ti in there. While games can render most
> scenes at 60fps on max detail with no problems they also frequently pause and stall
> when you move about while the game does actual CPU dependent tasks like AI and
> resource management. This doesn't happen on a quad core machine of similar age. Not a
> RAM problem either fwiw.
>
> So just be aware, dual core is only going to get you so far with PC gaming, no matter
> how well it overclocks.

Yep. That's exactly what I said at the end of my post (quoted above).


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* "Amazing" Gaming PC Nightvoice 03/18/17 07:33 PM
. * Re: "Amazing" Gaming PC krick  03/18/17 08:11 PM
. * Re: "Amazing" Gaming PC Haze  03/18/17 08:34 PM
. * Re: "Amazing" Gaming PC krick  03/18/17 09:06 PM
. * Re: "Amazing" Gaming PC Haze  03/18/17 09:44 PM

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