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SubjectRe: MAME UI runs some benchmarks once in a while... Reply to this message
Posted byTrebor
Posted on04/09/08 01:02 PM

> http://mameui.classicgaming.gamespy.com/
> But I suppose there's still not enough power to run the more insanely power
> hungry games out there. And i also don't think MAME is capable of utilizing a
> quadcore CPU to it's full extent.

True, there is no processor out there that runs all MAME games full speed.

MAME can optimally use 2 cores in more recent versions. Anything more (4, 8) will not yield substantially better results. You're better off sticking with 2 cores and faster speeds (I.E. 2 Cores at 3.0Ghz as oppose to 4 cores (or more) at 2.4Ghz).

Furthermore, MAME posts fastest/best performance under 64-Bit OS and 64-bit MAME compile.


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*Does any computer have enough CPU power for Mame yet?  saulin04/09/08 10:09 AM
.*MAME UI runs some benchmarks once in a while...  Death Knight04/09/08 11:47 AM
...Re: MAME UI runs some benchmarks once in a while...  Trebor04/09/08 01:02 PM
...*Re: It's sad  saulin04/09/08 11:29 PM
....*Re: It's sad  galibert04/10/08 06:22 AM
....*Re: It's sad  JAW04/10/08 04:06 AM
.....*Re: It's sad  smf04/21/08 05:52 AM
......*typical MAMEDEV reply   JAW06/05/08 07:26 PM
.....*Not really sad...  Trebor04/10/08 06:50 AM