Benchmark Results: F1 2012
DiRT Showdown is being replaced by F1 2012, which is newer and circumvents some of the performance issues we've seen in the past from DiRT.
Unfortunately, again, we don't have any comparison data from last quarter's configuration. But, based on previous experience with older versions of titles based on this same engine, we expect processor performance to play a role in determining performance up until the higher resolutions and detail settings are used.
Its not 8 core, its 4 core with dual modules per core. Shared resources. Its why you see an increase in performance between a 4300 and an 8320