Intel pledges 80 cores in five years

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Intel pledges 80 cores in five years

Post by Calavera » Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:17 am

SAN FRANCISCO--Intel has built a prototype of a processor with 80 cores that can perform a trillion floating-point operations per second.

CEO Paul Otellini held up a silicon wafer with the prototype chips before several thousand attendees at the Intel Developer Forum here Tuesday. The chips are capable of exchanging data at a terabyte a second, Otellini said during a keynote speech. The company hopes to have these chips ready for commercial production within a five-year window. ... ive-years/

Wow! Just imagine it 80 cores! 2011 will be a crazy year for the desktop PC!

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Re: Intel pledges 80 cores in five years

Post by Dr. Zoidberg » Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:10 pm

Can it run Crysis?

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