PDA

View Full Version : Intel working on High-End GPU? Project Larrabee.


MIDI_EVIL
Jun 27, 2007, 07:00 PM
http://anandtech.com/cpuchipsets/intel/showdoc.aspx?i=2968&p=3

"“[the Larrabee architecture] will include enhancements to accelerate applications such as scientific computing, recognition, mining, synthesis, visualization, financial analytics and health applications.”

"Let’s get this straight: Larrabee is a super wide, FP powerhouse architecture that can do a better job at accelerating scientific computing applications than current Intel CPUs? Larrabee sure does sound a lot like a high end GPU."

------


There's only a little bit in this article, which is mostly about Penryn, but i'd not seen it mentioned before.

Rich.

freeny
Jun 27, 2007, 07:43 PM
sorry edit