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AVADirect Now Offers Intel E5 Xeon Servers & Workstations

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The design of the E5 Xeon processor is directly related to the vastly growing data center industry as we know it. Oriented toward new cloud-connected features, the Xeon E5 processors will help drive the server and workstation industry like never seen before. E5 processors are offered in three variants: Quad-core, Six-core, and Eight-core chips will help end-users decide what should be utilized for the task in mind.

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Id like to see how well theses server parts game actually.
 

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Id like to see how well theses server parts game actually.
nvidia 'Quadro's(workstation graphics range) can play games... There are quite a few videos on youtube showing games being played using Quadros.. but expect some drop in frame rates compared to 'equivalent' GeForce cards.. almost the entire difference in performance can be attributed to drivers.

Interchangeability of GeForce & Quadros has always been debated... there are lots of discussions in forums... But rarely have comparisons been made by review sites.
 

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nvidia 'Quadro's(workstation graphics range) can play games... There are quite a few videos on youtube showing games being played using Quadros.. but expect some drop in frame rates compared to 'equivalent' GeForce cards.. almost the entire difference in performance can be attributed to drivers.

Interchangeability of GeForce & Quadros has always been debated... there are lots of discussions in forums... But rarely have comparisons been made by review sites.
Its all the way the drivers n bios are i was mainly talkin bout cpu ram motherboard/gluelogic. Even AMDs FireGL can game but its all driver n software optimization attention that workstation vid cards get
 
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its not all drivers lol

quadros are meant for heavy number crunching and and CAD rendering, i use these every day to pump out renderings... its the hardware that makes a difference, they are physically designed for heavy loads, not fast quick loads like GeForce cards are.
 

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Just pounding the nails in the coffin aren't you Intel! Man I bet they are monsters too!
 

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its not all drivers lol

quadros are meant for heavy number crunching and and CAD rendering, i use these every day to pump out renderings... its the hardware that makes a difference, they are physically designed for heavy loads, not fast quick loads like GeForce cards are.
Those cards come from the same mold as gf cards. Maximum Pc did a test of them with proper bios and drivers and the cards are the same