Core i7 boosts Intel 3D gaming performance by 40%
One of Intel's new Core i7-965 processors can run Crysis at an average of 7.4 FPS at 800x600 with the detail level turned down. In the same test, Microsoft says Intel's DX10-capable integrated graphics hardware managed just 5.2 FPS.
From 5.2 FPS to 7.4 FPS, 40% jump for Intel.
The $30 GeForce 8400 GS scores 33.9 FPS.