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Benchmark Results: Audio/Video

AMD FX: Energy Efficiency Compared To Eight Other CPUs
By , Achim Roos

Running Lame and iTunes, programs that are not optimized to run across multiple threads and thus cannot optimally utilize the FX processor, AMD's new CPU clearly trails Intel processors.

The results are better in MainConcept and HandBrake. Both tools fully exploit available cores, allowing the FX-8150 to achieve decent (though not stellar) scores.

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