View Single Post
  #7  
Old 10th June 2009, 06:26 AM
wuhlei wuhlei is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 9
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tuffguy45 View Post
While the benefits can be argued, in general 64bit applications run "better" than their 32 bit counterparts because they "move" more memmory at once (32bits more actually

From a coding point of view I can understand why it wouldn't be worth it but, to say a 64bit application is the same performance wise as a 32bit is just wrong.
but the information is still processed one at a time? I heard in some situations 64 bit apps can slow down the system and is really only good for addressing over 3gig of ram?