64 Bit Systems - Page 3 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Software > Microsoft Windows and Software
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-04-2004, 04:12 AM   #21 (permalink)
Junior Techie
Join Date: Mar 2004
Posts: 43

whsfootballer50 :

OK for all you noobs out there this is the explantion for the 64 bit processor, even though there are only a hand ful of 64 bit applications, the 64 bit processor RUNS 32 BIT APPS TWICE AS FAST or more. NO this processor is not for mere bragging rights it is for LEETNESS and if u question the truthfullness check out amd's website and see the comparison chart between the 64 bit and the intel p4 ee, the numbers dont lie
Anyone who uses the word "LEETNESS" cannot possibly know much about computers

Awww Damn it!!! My computer is on fire again
NCISAGENT is offline  
Old 05-04-2004, 09:09 AM   #22 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 11
Send a message via AIM to comp_guy225

I believe Tom's Hardware Guide did fairly extensive benchmarks between the Athlon 64 and the Newest P4, while the AMD performed better for gaming and the like, the P4 edged out the Athlon 64 in most Desktop applications. So, if you plan on playing the latest and greatest 3d games, then the 64 is better, if you just use desktop apps, then the P4 is better. Now, either one will kick some serious buttox, and the lower end 64's are cheap compared to anything Intel will put out there with equal performance.

comp_guy225 is offline  
Old 05-04-2004, 12:29 PM   #23 (permalink)
Junior Techie
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 90
Send a message via AIM to b_young86 Send a message via Yahoo to b_young86

Well either way, this 64 bit powered laptop kicks some serious @ss. Went war drivin a few times. for those who aren't familiar with what war driving is, go to www.wardriving.com for some explaining. The battery life is pretty good too. Considering how much new technology is in this thing, the battery will last for about 2 and a half hours, that's really good for a stock battery on a laptop if you ask me. Anyways, no problems running all the 32 bit apps, and i plan to install Microsoft's 64 bit edition of windows just to see how it works. I will keep u guys posted.

AMD Athlon 64 bit 3000+
1.25 Gigs 2700 DDR
460 Gigs Hard Drive
1 - 15.4\"Widescreen LCD
1 - 17\" LCD

HP iPAQ hw6515 with 1.5 Gigs of storage
b_young86 is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:49 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.