Critics of quad-core and multi-core have been out in force this week. Is this new hardware overkill - too much, too soon? Wil Harris doesn't think so, and explains why the move to multi-core is crucial for the future of the industry.
"So for people to take it to task for being 'overkill', for me, is like saying that a Ferrari is overkill for driving to work. So what? That doesn't make the Ferrari a bad car, it doesn't make it bad value, it just means that most people will be buying a Clio, or whatever. The Ferrari still rocks out."
Check it out over here at Bit Tech.
In defence of multi-core
Posted on Monday, Nov 06 2006 @ 07:22 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck