Intel Core 2 chipsets compared

Posted on Saturday, Sep 23 2006 @ 02:15 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
The Tech Report takes a look at Core 2 chipsets:
To be fair, though, the Intel version of the nForce 570 SLI does boast support for Nvidia's FirstPacket networking quality of service feature. FirstPacket debuted with the nForce 590 SLI for AM2 processors, and allows users to prioritize outbound packets on an application-by-application basis. That should help keep BitTorrent uploads from lagging your Counter-Strike game, but since FirstPacket can't prioritize incoming packets, downloads will still give you an excuse for dying..
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