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AMD FX-8150 vs. Intel i7-2600k CrossFireX HD 6970 x3 Head-to-Head (Page 3)

Shawn Baker | Oct 13, 2011 at 08:45 am CDT - 0 mins, 46 secs reading time for this page
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3DMark 11

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AMD FX-8150 vs. Intel i7-2600k CrossFireX HD 6970 x3 Head-to-Head 20 | TweakTown.com

Under the Performance Preset we can see a huge difference between the two setups. The i7 2600k comes out well ahead. It's no doubt due to a combination of the higher clock speeds and the CPU just being more efficient at each MHz here. You can see that the Extreme preset closes the gap by a huge margin and there's little difference. The 2600k still manages to sneak out ahead, though.

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