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32 bits and the new 64 bits

by skippyd333 / September 16, 2004 8:28 PM PDT

Are we talking about Ram here. I always associated 32 bits with my display adapter.

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Re: 32 bits and the new 64 bits
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 16, 2004 8:54 PM PDT

It's a part of a CPU design that most will note. FYI, most video cards have 64, 128 and even 256 bit wide data paths since... you can move more with more lanes to move on.

The 2005 view is that dual-core 64-bit capable units will cost about the same as today's machines. My advice is always to wait if you can and never overspend.

Bob

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Re: 32 bits and the new 64 bits
by skippyd333 / September 17, 2004 12:20 AM PDT

Ok, Thankyou for the info. now on to a software issue see you there. skip

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