a little research before you post goes a long way into the difference between actual facts and incorrect opinions.
Apologies to the OP for giving false information. I have read that article before but must have misread those paragraphs or for some reason thought that in BC2 clock speed correlated to amount of cores... my mistake
. Ct, can you find any other games that would benefit from having the Phenom over the Athlon? As the OP plays GTA IV, i still back the Athlon.http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/2009-desktop-cpu-charts-update-1/compare,1402.html?prod=on&prod=on
In GTA IV:Athlon II x4 630
- 53.70 fpsPhenom II x2 550
- 41.00 fps