[WINDOWS]Larrabee: Intel's biggest leap since the Pentium Pro

Discussion in 'Windows/*nix' started by FSOwner, August 5, 2008.

  1. FSOwner

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    Since the primitive 4004 chip first designed for a line of calculators, Intel has been a processor company. And in all of the company's decades of processor design and fabrication, Intel has seen only one truly disruptive change in the basic microarchitecture of its processors: the Pentium Pro, which dramatically improved on the performance of its predecessor, the Pentium, by introducing an execution model that dynamically reshuffled the instruction stream for optimal execution.


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