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1000 core processor

strudinox
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Scottish researchers have built a 1000-core processor (yes, three zeros) that runs 20 times faster than current chip and uses less power. Amazingly, this chip approaches the maximum mesh diameter before the chip-network connecting the cores negatively impacts performance.

http://www.pcworld.com/article/215113/1000_Core_Processor_Eats_Quad_Core_CPUs_For_Lunch.html?tk=rss_news

Looks like Intel and AMD have some new competition. 😀

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Topic starter Posted : 02/01/2011 11:51 am
Joe
 Joe
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Wow, impressive...

What would you do with all those cores?

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Posted : 03/01/2011 4:38 am
SJentZ
(@sjentz)
Ninja

darken would fold, if i get to guess 😀

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Posted : 03/01/2011 7:03 am
strudinox
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Exactly what I would do too 😀

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Topic starter Posted : 03/01/2011 8:28 am
Evire
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I would have folded and ran 500 game servers on it xD

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Posted : 03/01/2011 9:14 am
BabyBalla
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Guru

lol... remember when a gb came out? everyone was like oh what are we going to do with all that spare? same with TB. Now its like we need yottabytes 😛

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Posted : 03/01/2011 12:00 pm
harry22
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I agree strudinox the post.Looks like Intel and AMD have some new competition.

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Posted : 15/03/2013 5:27 am
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