Speed of AMD& Intel

  cinderhills 15:31 25 Jun 2010

Could someone please give me the comparison between AMD & Intel computors processor speeds to find the fastest.

  chub_tor 15:58 25 Jun 2010

click here for complete benchmark tests.

  chub_tor 17:25 29 Jun 2010

For comparing processors click here is a good site.

  chub_tor 17:27 29 Jun 2010

Sorry cut and pasted to the wrong thread!

  keef66 11:28 30 Jun 2010

That's the set of benchmarks I use to work out the best performance per buck, but it depends what you mean by fastest. More GHz doesn't neccessarily mean it will do things faster. Depends also on what you want it to do. Multitasking responds well to more physical cores, and you can now choose from 1-6. Some games are GPU limited so you can get away with a cheap CPU / expensive graphics card. SSD's give much faster read / write times than conventional hard drives etc etc.

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