Re: 10Ghz CPUs

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by computergeek3000, Dec 8, 2008.

  1. I have read in one computer magizine that when transistors hit the 15 µm
    (nm) we would have 115 core cpus though.
    I think it may be some time before 10ghz cups. Intel is focusing on this.


    "John" <> wrote in message
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    > Why don't we have 10Ghz CPUs as standard in computers today?
    >
    > We seem to have been stuck around the 3Ghz mark give or take 13% or so
    > for some time now. Why haven't processor speeds gone upwards for
    > consumers? And why do we continue to see more and more multi-cores
    > coming to the market?
    >
    > Surely at some point you have to say enough is enough and there is
    > only so many cores any individual is going to need for a system? Some
    > people may only need one core and just require much better speeds than
    > 3.4Ghz. We seem to be stuck in a speed bottle neck.
    >
    > Anyone who knows how long it's going to be before we see a jump in
    > processor speeds I'd love to know.
    >
    > Thanks,
    >
    > John
    >
    >
     
    computergeek3000, Dec 8, 2008
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