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Intel Core i7 3960X Extreme Edition On Linux

Michael Larabel

Published on 13 December 2011
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 10 of 12 - 11 Comments

The NAS Parallel Benchmarks from NASA use OpenMP and are written in Fortran. These tests tend to be very well multi-threaded, so the Intel Core i7 3960X blasts ahead and was a significant improvement over the previous-generation Gulftown Extreme Edition processors.

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