DV Hardware bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
December 5, 2016 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 67 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
ROCCAT Isku FX gaming keyboard
Prolimatech Magnetic Pin
 

Follow us
RSS
 

Intel Skulltrail has arrived

Posted on Monday, February 04 2008 @ 18:29:47 CET by


The uberexpensive Intel Skulltrail platform has landed on the desk of several hardware sites.

You can check out reviews at:
  • HardOCP
  • Guru3D
  • Techgage
  • PC Perspective
  • Hot Hardware
  • The Tech Report
  • Here's a snip from The Tech Report's review:
    If you came into this review expecting that Skulltrail's "more is better" approach would yield consistent performance dividends across a broad range of applications, you may be disappointed to find that this system's eight fast CPU cores can't always outrun the top single-socket quad-core systems. The reality is that only certain types of applications will fully harness the power of a system this exotic—and we are, by and large, using the best examples of widely multithreaded software we could find in their respective categories. Programs that don't scale well beyond four threads are the norm, not the exception. That's both a developer support problem and a computer science one; extracting performance from multiple CPU cores can be difficult.



     



     

    DV Hardware - Privacy statement
    All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
    The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2016 DM Media Group bvba