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Intel Core 2 Quad - Kentsfield arrives with Four Cores - Benchmarks - Far Cry

Intel is releasing their newest CPU today, the Core 2 Quad Q6700. It's just like a Conroe but comes with four cores.

| Intel CPUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Nov 1, 2006 5:00 am

Far Cry

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.3

 

Timedemo or Level Used: Custom Timedemo

 

Developer Homepage: http://www.crytek.com

 

Product Homepage: http://www.farcrygame.com

 

Buy It Here

 

 

While Far Cry is now one of our older benchmarking games, it is still able to put pressure on most computers systems. Utilizing PS2.0 technology with the latest versions supporting Shader Model 3.0 with DX9c and offering an exceptional visual experience, there is no denying that even some of the faster graphics cards get a bit of a workout.

 

 

Far Cry isn't designed to run multi cores which is why we don't see much of an improvement from going to quad cores.

Intel CoreĀ™2 E6300, 1.86 GHz 26300 (BX80557E6300) Retail Processor

 

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