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New Windows 7 Bulldozer Patches Available.

Discussion in 'News' started by TheMailMan78, Jan 11, 2012.

  1. clncain New Member

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    Amd fx 4170

    fx4170-8gig ram-asus crosshaire v5 win7-64bit,when first installed windows it scored two lower than before7.5-7.3, have installed the two patches still the same score 7.3 no improvement at all,we can only hope they get it right before christmas…
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    I wouldn't trust the Windows experience score as a good measure of performance.
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    so what is the best way to see if the cpu is running like it says on the box
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    Aquinus Resident Wat-man

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    What do you mean? CPUs don't have benchmarks on the box. ;)

    You could use CPU-Z or ThrottleStop to find out what your CPU is clocked at. Maybe WPrime for a performance comparison? This doesn't help though because it sounds like you already installed the patches. Generally speaking, the performance benefits aren't typically noticeable by a human user and only benefits in specific cases.
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    we need to benchmark the cpu so all can see what it performs at and where you can compaire your system
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    I don't see a "Windows Patch" fixing bulldozer. It will take a whole new CPU structure to do that.
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    Crunching for Team TPU

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