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  • To Clive: [quote]Actually it is. You should look into the pipeline stages involved in the chips before you post on this stuff. The P4 has a 20+ stage pipeline (longer than the p3, which is what makes it slower per clock cycle than the p3), the l…
  • wormboy - careful there I'm just about to upgrade the machine I got from gateway about 1 & 2/3 years ago. It's a 1Ghz thunderbird athlon with PC 133 memory. I'm going to upgrade the mobo, memory, and cpu. I already have a good HSF. I ha…
  • y'all don't mind a PC-Weenie in here, do ya? Here's my setup: you can see more if you like, including my imac, at:
  • about this spec / bandwidth stuff... [quote] Originally posted by Programmer: I don't know where he gets 7.2, but even at 6.4 that means it'll be doing considerably better than the PIV's FSB... and then consider that in most applications AltiV…
  • [quote]Yikes. nah, that was a 1Ghz machine for the spec scores. Yikes topped out at 400 Mhz I think neye
  • Ok, fishies, swim in the barrel... first, Moki... [quote]The people in the Wintel world who have been using ghz ratings as a measure of their penis size are going to be in for a rude awakening when the Itanium is pushed as mainstream. They very…
  • programmer - system costs Going back to single-processor machines would save on their processor costs significantly, giving them bigger margins and the ability to have a wide range of PowerMac configurations to offer and the full range of reasona…
  • Ok, replies to a few things at once. 1) dual cores v. dual chips: Dual cores will make for lower yields thus increasing costs. Dual core also locks the consumer into making a decision at buy time, instead of just buying a board and putting in …
  • MacJedai. I've never tried it, but I believe spamfree / spamfree is a valid NYTimes login. (hey, the reg is free anyway, so why not just make your login, set the cookie, and forget about it forever?) neye
  • [quote]I have a suspicion that the GPU makers will over the next decade overtake the the CPU makers. QE points in that direction, Windows will have a similar scheme in the near future, but both platforms are starting to get cards that can be asked t…
  • programmer - excellent posts. You don't by chance ever visit the
  • To Clive: [quote]Actually it is. You should look into the pipeline stages involved in the chips before you post on this stuff. The P4 has a 20+ stage pipeline (longer than the p3, which is what makes it slower per clock cycle than the p3), the l…
  • wormboy - careful there I'm just about to upgrade the machine I got from gateway about 1 & 2/3 years ago. It's a 1Ghz thunderbird athlon with PC 133 memory. I'm going to upgrade the mobo, memory, and cpu. I already have a good HSF. I ha…
  • socrates - couldn't resist: [quote]... the developers would throw their hands up in disgust and walk out on them. uh huh, and if the machines aren't fast enough, replace the word "developers" with the word "consumers". neye