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Old 6th August 2010, 11:05 PM
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I've actually been given some thought to this for the past few months while I attempt to dissect/understand PJ64.

One of the major downsides of a 32bit cpu is its lack of registers, something the N64 CPU has plenty of.
An x64 CPU has additional registers so in theory there's quite the potential speed boost to gain there.

It's just a theory though and I imagine there would have to be some kind of scheduler to keep all the registers in use.
Ah well, maybe one day I'll get to it heh.
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