quote: AMD has a better architecture, but needs more cache to compete with Conroe.
quote: That is why it costs extra, because it can be clocked faster.
quote: but as we all know going 150fps is all fine and good but if every minute and a half you drop to 20fps, the expletives start flying
quote: Last point is that at higher res, which seems to becoming more common in gaming, the A64 seems to have not problem keeping pace.
quote: The other thing I noticed on multitasking (the Extremetech article) the A64 seems to still top even the EE speed Conroe and that could be telling. I'm not going to speculate just yet as to why, but even the old dual core P4's did better and that wasn't really a good sign.