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Old 03-19-2006, 07:39 PM   #11
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Old 03-20-2006, 02:45 AM   #12
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I reckon HT was a bit of a market ploy to sell a bit more... i have HT technology on my Intel P4 and really it doesn't do much lol...hyper threading makes like a fraction of a second difference too small to notice...
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When in doubt, Wikipedia will always be there for you.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyper-Threading
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Old 03-20-2006, 02:50 AM   #14
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I reckon HT was a bit of a market ploy to sell a bit more... i have HT technology on my Intel P4 and really it doesn't do much lol...hyper threading makes like a fraction of a second difference too small to notice...
I wouldnt use my P4 if it didnt have it..
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I reckon HT was a bit of a market ploy to sell a bit more... i have HT technology on my Intel P4 and really it doesn't do much lol...hyper threading makes like a fraction of a second difference too small to notice...
Well it depends. Some programs do benefit from Hyper-Threading, but some actually perform worse with it. So you can't really just say that it flat-out sucks, because it doesn't.
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well i wouldn't run my p4 without hyper-threading eather! i can tell a big difference without it...lol
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