End User wrote:Chrispy_ wrote:The situation where AMD has an advantage is gaming whilst streaming, because Intel stops (affordably) at four cores, whilst the FX-8350 can run a four-thread game and encode/upload your video stream on the fly without taking such a significant performance hit.
There is no advantage for AMD. The exact opposite is true. The FX-8350 is destroyed by a quad 3770K when encoding/gaming.
To be fair these results have little relevance to a real world usage such as playing the game and streaming your play on Twitch.tv using something like OBS software. Though I believe that even using OBS the Intel's solution would be superior