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Old 2016-06-01, 15:21   #5
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Originally Posted by Mr. Odd View Post

- Is AMD still the preferred choice or is Intel the clear winner?
- I mostly use YAFU, which doesn't use the GPU. I know msieve does, though, so which graphics card would you recommend?

In my view Intel is the clear winner for factoring performance. So if that is your primary discriminator then go with Intel. Maybe in performance/$ AMD is competitive, but I have no data there. FWIW I stopped optimizing my SIQS code in yafu for AMD some time ago.
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