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Benchmark Results: StarCraft II

Battle At £105: Can An APU Beat An Intel CPU And Add-In Graphics?

StarCraft II is a CPU-limited title, particularly in our unit-heavy custom map.

The fact that Intel's Pentium processor does so well suggests that StarCraft is unable to exploit AMD's quad-core architecture.

Overclocking doesn't help AMD's APU very much, at least until the processor load lifts toward the end of our sequence, emphasizing graphics performance more prominently.

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