Originally Posted by Shapeshifter
Think of it like this.
Intel may be able to actually patch this in a bios update, but they will still take the performance hit.
By claiming they can't and it has to be done via OS patch, they are hoping to have Amd take the performance hit along with them so they still look good.
well we can hope Microsoft doesn't play Intel's game as the do a lot with AMD now
and if the hack does not work on AMD cpu's & apu's and xbox it should not be hard to prove