bah, just keep in mind the SuperPI benchmark is single-threaded. Dual core folk seem to run 2 at a time. See here for one example.
A better test would be to run that benchmark with a couple of firefox windows open, an Office doc open,...
ummm....while I agree with the general gist of your post, you do realize that that is an April fools article you linked to?
or do you have some reason to believe those graphics are real?
I do like the new AMD...
Originally Posted by Zyren
If its based off the technology they listed in the article, it is 64 bit.
hmmm...I wonder about that...
Why would Intel release their first quad-core 64 bit proc to the...
Originally Posted by Gerry_W
Wait. You're telling me I can't order from PCT because I live in Texas!? That's not good. Is this really true?
No, it's simply a decision you have to make.
I live in Texas...
Originally Posted by YourDoom123
well, i tried to install that wireless driver... i created the initscript, and all that, but when i try to do the rc-update add ipw3945d default, it says * ipw3945d not...
xylella: I would definitely like some more info on both of those. Links are especially welcome!
I'm into Math & Astronomy, and have noticed some differences when running Mathematica/Maple on WinXP64 vs Mathematica/Octave on Linux...
Just keep in mind the warranty issues.
I don't know for a fact, but I believe you would need to have Sager (or maybe PCT?) do the upgrade or you would risk voiding your warranty.
Maybe Luke could chime in here?