Reply to post: Gamers will get zero benefit

Not two, not four, but 10 cores in Intel's new PC powerhouse

Paul Shirley

Gamers will get zero benefit

That's changing. DX12 and Vulkan unlock big rendering gains from multithreading. Xb1 and PS4 are driving game programmers to try maxing out 8 cores and that spills over easily into pc work. 10 cores won't be excessive in the not so distant future even for gaming.

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