Engineering Sample CPUs

Discussion in 'Computer Gaming Forum' started by Jackhead, Feb 19, 2016.

  1. BLUamnEsiac

    BLUamnEsiac ɐɹnɔsqO ʇᴉq-8

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    With great power comes great responsibility. What are you going to do with this beast? :)
     
  2. -=FamilyGuy=-

    -=FamilyGuy=- Site Supporter 2049

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    Lock it to one core and pretend it's 2003, hopefully.
     
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  3. BLUamnEsiac

    BLUamnEsiac ɐɹnɔsqO ʇᴉq-8

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    Blasphemy! lol
    Still, I can see how limiting the number of cores might be helpful if the power bill becomes a concern.
     
  4. ASSEMbler

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    Render, render all the things.
     
  5. -=FamilyGuy=-

    -=FamilyGuy=- Site Supporter 2049

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    The irony is that this is probably more eco friendly than most powerful 2003 single core chips anyways.

    I would have some applications for that in scientific computing. But more realistically jackhead could render stuff in blender while the encoding h265 and playing a modern game, with two players on the same machine (2 screens etc) playing online, all while hosting a semi-succesful website, and have a few cores idle.

    I guess you would ROCK in the fold@home project.
     
  6. Jackhead

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    Not mine, but here's a 133 on eBay.
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/322576229016
     
  8. Gamefan

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    Awesome setup. Glad you got it working!
     

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