by Dean Macri
The Second Generation Intel® Core™ family of processors dramatically raises the mainstream performance bar for games. We want to ensure your games look and run their best. We have assembled key information that can help you optimize your games.
Intel® AVX is a 256 bit instruction set extension to Intel® SSE and is designed for floating point intensive applications. This article examines how Intel® AVX micro architecture features benefit Spherical Linear Interpolation (SLERP) opserations.
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This case study demonstrates how the performance of Section 8: Prejudice was increased 1.17x, from 24FPS to 28FPS on 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ processor family using the Intel® Graphics Performance Analyzers (GPA) on the game’s built-in benchmark scene.
2nd Generation Intel® Core™ processors fundamentally changed the PC gaming landscape. Intel® GPA 4.0 provides full support for this next generation of processors. The Darkspore* team at Maxis used GPA to optimize their game for the new processor graphics.
MSC.Software SimXpert* is a fully integrated simulation environment for performing multidiscipline based analysis with a graphical interface designed to facilitate the end-to-end simulations. This article describes the threading of SimXpert.
By Alex A. Lopez-Estrada
Applications Engineer, Intel Software and Solutions Group