Originally Posted by fitseries3
it could use the 8 threads. not much software utilized them all though.
and 8core nehalems will have 16 threads... not 8.
but yes... there are tons of other things than games. i'll be using mine for video encoding and benching.
Sorry i wasn't clear lol I mean that there wasn't much software that could utilise 8 threads. Anyway apart from benching and encoding there's not really much of a use of it for me until my q6600 becomes useless at doing anything.