Saturday, October 25, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Internet Explorer 11 Toolkit Allows Enterprise Admins "Spy" On Their Employees
FCC Says Airwave Auction To Delay Until 2016
HP Broadens Moonshot Portfolio With Intel-powered Models
Microsoft To Keep Nokia Brand For Low-end Smartphones
LG Introduces Its First Octa-Core Application Processor
Cloud and Surface 3 Drive Microsoft's Revenue
Micron Urges Investors To Reject TRC Capital's Unsolicited Tender Offer
Facebook Returns To Chat Roots With Rooms App
Active Discussions
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
 Home > News > Games > Far Cry...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, May 11, 2005
Far Cry updated for Athlon 64-bit


AMD and Crytek announced that the 64-bit update to Crytek's and Ubisoft?s Far Cry, optimized for AMD Athlon 64 processor-based systems, is now available for download. This new version of Far Cry was designed on AMD64 technology and features exclusive 64-bit enhancements.

AMD also used the announcement to denounce the need for multi core processors for gaming by including the following short sentence; Because most games today are single-threaded, gamers? performance needs will be best served with the single-core AMD Athlon 64 FX processor.

For the best possible performance AMD claims that the complete 64-bit set is required i.e. AMD64 processor, the recently released Microsoft Windows XP Pro x64 Edition operating system and 64-bit optimized Far Cry software. Gamers will notice larger and more detailed areas to explore, exclusive 64-bit maps, longer view distances, unique and exciting game object textures and a 64-bit exclusive barrel storage area that demonstrates impressive, life-like object physics movement.


Previous
Next
Motorola Labs Debuts Nano Emissive Flat Screen Display Prototype        All News        Nokia opens up mobile TV platform
EA Announces 2005 Electronic Entertainment Expo Line-Up;     Games News      Game Developers Conference returns to Europe in 2005

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
U.S. Video-Game Sales Slide in June
PC Gaming Daunted but Unbowed by Recession, According to JPR
NPD: January video game sales jump 13 percent
Adults Play Videogames: Survey
New face joins N-Gage frontline
Handmark Unveils New Games and Applications for BlackBerry Smartphones
Astraware Releases Platypus for Palm OS(R) and Windows Mobile(R)
Grand Theft Auto IV Release Date Announced
The Sims 2 Freetime Expansion Pack Announced
New Downloadable Content Available for BioShock
BioShock Wins BAFTA Best Game of The Year Award
Manhunt 2 Now Available in North America

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .