*Exclusive* photos of 500MHz MCST R500, Russian server processor Review
Posted on Saturday, March 27 2004 @ 16:54:27 CET by LSDsmurf
Recently Elbrus MCST, Moscow Center of Sparc Technology, announced
and launched mass production of the new Russian server processor, MCST
R500. Today we are proudly introducing the first photos of this
The MCST R500 belongs to the family of SPARC-compliant MCST-R series.
It's made using 0.13µm process with 8 metallization layers, operates
at 450-500MHz, consumes <2W, features 4.2 million transistors, 20mm?
crystal, requires 1.2/3.3V voltage, provides 400 MIPS, 170 MFLOPS
performance, and is encased into 420-pin BGA package.