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Old 2012-06-22, 02:51   #1
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Does Prime95 use AVX from AMD processors?
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Old 2012-06-22, 03:14   #2
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Only Bulldozer is capable of running AVX, and for some reason or another, SSE2 is actually faster than AVX on Bulldozer (but the code is there).
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