64 bit encoding on A64 Tags: CPUs Encoding Windows XP Last response: February 7, 2004 10:55 AM in CPUs Share InkSpot February 7, 2004 6:24:41 AM <A HREF="http://www.anandtech.com/systems/showdoc.html?i=1961&p=..." target="_new">http://www.anandtech.com/systems/showdoc.html?i=1961&p=...;/A> Well anandtech ran an encoding benchmark on the preview XP 64bit and got a 15% gain on a 32bit application... Graphics drivers are still very immature as shown on the game benches. Looks promising, they also said that synthetic memory test showed higher performance on win XP64. More about : bit encoding a64 juin February 7, 2004 6:34:46 AM Does they can overcome a 50% penality on Quake engine and else? Just to show bad Schmide February 7, 2004 6:55:56 AM Did you read the article? Or just look at the numbers. I can’t imagine display drivers would produce a bottleneck in long mode than couldn’t be solved. I’ll leave the details to the better debaters in this forum. Dichromatic for your viewing plesure... Related resources Celeron 420 vs A64 vs Sempron - Forum Upgrading from A64 3200+ 939 to 775(not C2D).Is it worth it? - Forum a64 3200+ or 3500+ OR OPty?!?!?! - Forum A64 + PCIe: time to invest now? - Forum A64 v P4 HT - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer endyen February 7, 2004 7:22:00 AM Leaves me wondering if the "optimizations" are not present or do not work in long mode. It's probably just a trust issue I have with nvidia graphics drivers. juin February 7, 2004 10:55:50 AM yes Just to show bad Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPentium 550 or A64 3500+? ForumP2.8 or A64 2800+??? ForumA64 3800+ review ForumWhy did you buy A64 ? ForumA64 limited to 2.4Ghz @ 130nm ForumA64 P4EE and THG bottom line ForumHyperthreading for the A64 in the future? ForumA64 wasted by P4EE, what's next? ForumBenches are Up - A64 Dual Channel Vs. P4 ForumWhy do P4's kill Athlon 64 in media encoding ? ForumHD Encoding Face-Off: WMV-HD vs. DivX-HD ForumUppgrading from A64 X2 3800 ForumPSU Help ForumA64 rig complete 3dmarks inside. ForumIntel the King of Video Encoding?, The Myth Dispel More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !