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3D Now... now?

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a c 131 à CPUs
June 2, 2010 8:13:51 PM

So, I noticed that my new Athlon II still has the 3D Now extension. Can any programs take advantage of that today? Or was it just easier for AMD to leave it in there? :pt1cable: 

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a c 104 à CPUs
June 2, 2010 9:12:15 PM

3D Now was basically a non starter and MMX/SSE became the norm. It's just there as it is part of AMD core architecture.
a c 131 à CPUs
June 3, 2010 6:24:07 AM

Best answer selected by enzo matrix.