Re: [NTLK] Concerning Apples Switch to Intel Chips...

From: Mechcozmo (
Date: Thu Jun 09 2005 - 20:05:23 PDT

The Cell processors aren't appropriate for desktop computer useage.=20
At least, now they aren't. Maybe later. But now, they just aren't
able to work. I'm still in the PowerPC camp. I'd take a 2.0 GHz G5
against a 3.0 GHz P4 any day.


> Unfortunately if you read Apple's announcement on the Intel move they
> did look at the Cell and other processors but they are not appropriate
> (or at least Apple says they are not)

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