X2 / Opteron Question

Solar

Limp Gawd
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I posted this question in a thread already but I just want a quick answer:
Correct me if I'm wrong but an Opteron 170 architecturealy the same as an X2 3800 Toledo, the only difference being that the 3800 has half of it's L2 disabled? If thats the case will I really miss the extra 1mb of L2 cache?
 

chemist_slime

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Solar said:
I posted this question in a thread already but I just want a quick answer:
Correct me if I'm wrong but an Opteron 170 architecturealy the same as an X2 3800 Toledo, the only difference being that the 3800 has half of it's L2 disabled? If thats the case will I really miss the extra 1mb of L2 cache?

Most likely not.
 
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