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Old 10-10-2011, 06:46 PM   #1
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Question Is it me or intel processors virtualize badly ?

I use qemu-kvm A LOT.
And i often noticed that 4-5 year old athlon 64 or phenom are much faster than newer core i3 when virtualizing OS'es.

Does anybody else noticed that ?
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I can't say which complete system that you have would be better since we have no specs or comparison tests. I know the core i7 smokes most of the amd processors in just about everything. I only have limited use of a core i5.

I guess it may be some clock or power setting slowing it down.
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i3? try i7. i3 is not a CPU I'd be building virtual solutions on


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