Thread: Noticed something on wiki View Single Post
2006-04-13, 23:32   #4
Dresdenboy

Apr 2003
Berlin, Germany

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 Originally Posted by Peter Nelson Maybe so moo, in which case I think it ought to include that TF is significantly faster on a 64 bit capable processor (when running a 64 bit and prime95-supporting OS which for most people means Windows XP 64 Pro but there are others).
That's true, but so far only AMD's x64 CPUs could show a significant speedup thanks to a fast integer division I suppose. This could also be true for NGMA, but it isn't the case for Prescott (with its high latency division routine thanks to the superpipelined architecture).