intel dual core

  bapiow 10:37 29 Nov 2006

Are Intel's new dual core chip's any good for gaming.
Have heard there are some problems with some games!
Anyone have any experience gaming with this chip?

  gudgulf 11:18 29 Nov 2006

What sort of issues do you mean?

Looking on the web there seems to be a number of people having problems running games on MAC computers using C2D processors but I can't find anything concerning games on Windows.

In terms of what sort of performance you get in real world gaming (ie at sensible resolutions with high IQ settings) click here==

  anskyber 11:21 29 Nov 2006

Have a look here, it will help a little. Its an interactive site where you choose whichever processors you want to compare (eg dual core or single core) then run the test against certain tasks like multi tasking or games. click here

  bapiow 11:31 29 Nov 2006

Thanks anskyber.
Dual core it is then.

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