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AMD Steamroller architecture to improve per-core performance

Dr. Damage (123558) writes | about 2 years ago

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Dr. Damage writes "AMD's next-gen Bulldozer architecture hasn't performed up to expectations--it's relatively power-hungry and has weak performance, especially in desktop-style applications that require strong single-thread performance. Fortunately, AMD revealed today at Hot Chips that it is working to improve single-thread performance and energy efficiency with Steamroller, an upcoming architectural refresh."
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