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Re: [K12OSN] Wal-Mart's $199 System (Quickly) Reviewed



On Thu, Dec 26, 2002 at 11:33:01AM -0700, Garret wrote:
> My thoughts are that there is no doubt that a 900 mhz duron is a better
> processor (faster, more tested) than a 800 mhz via processor. I have
> also heard that the via processors do operate at a much slower speed
> than the advertised 800 mhz, although I haven't actually test the
> processor speed yet.

A 600 MHz Duron is faster than an 800 MHz Via - the Vias are designed for cheapness and low power consumption, NOT spped.

Calvin

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