SMP Shootout
Posted on: 01/20/2000 09:32 PM

The guys over at the FiringSquad have been busy! They posted a serious look at the Q3A .dll's, Nvidia's latest drivers, and SMP performance (under NT and Win2k Pro). As usual, it's a good read with benchmarks aplenty. Here's a teaser...
We see that dual systems will only really benefit users in low resolutions. The gain can be as high as 20-30%, and any player serious about getting the maximum possible frame rates should consider a dual processor system. Keep in mind that dual processors are also very handy in the desktop environment.





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