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Old 23-08-18, 01:31 PM
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Intel attempts to block performance comparisons in Spectre update terms and condition

An Intel ban on benchmarking?



Read more about Intel's benchmark prohibiting firmware terms and conditions.

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Old 23-08-18, 02:00 PM
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Luckily that'll never fly in court.
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Old 23-08-18, 02:12 PM
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lmao good luck with that one
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Old 23-08-18, 02:18 PM
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I will admit that I will never have an AMD system and I love Intel.....however this is absolutely batshiit crazy. There is absolutely NO WAY that this is going to hold up in court.


Intel is scared crapless....that's all there is to it.
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I didn't really need more reasons to go with Ryzen on my next build, but more reasons always help. Makes the decision so much easier.
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seems that there is a winner lol.
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Old 23-08-18, 05:02 PM
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I will admit that I will never have an AMD system and I love Intel.....however this is absolutely batshiit crazy. There is absolutely NO WAY that this is going to hold up in court.


Intel is scared crapless....that's all there is to it.
I would love to know your reasoning.

Would you stay Intel even when AMD are 1/2 the price of Intel with more IPC and performance?
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Just for that people should start benchmarking it anyways and post it on the Intel forums
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Old 23-08-18, 05:21 PM
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Does this mean this new update is really going to effect performance and they don't want people knowing just how bad it will be ?
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Old 23-08-18, 05:27 PM
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The article has been updated with Intel's official response to the issue.
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