Posted on Sunday, December 18 2005 @ 3:03 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
In an effort to gain a larger mobile penguin presence we have
numerous notebook related articles under works and our first to deliver
is a mobile cache comparison examining the benefits of an increased
ATA-6 cache size, which is one of the ways to seek an increased
performance over a HDD speed increase with the downfalls of that being
an excessive amount of heat along with being noisy and wearing down the
battery life. Just how well does the standard 8MB compare to 16MB on the
Pentium M front?
Head over to Phoronix
to learn more.