G5 expected in 3Q

Discussion in 'General Mac Discussion' started by MacAddict, Jan 6, 2003.

  1. MacAddict macrumors newbie

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    i was reading this in PC Mag in a Processor Time Line under 3Q of 2003:

    "Motorola and IBM are going to each announce their own new chip architectures, each rumored to be the next Apple CPU (G5)."

    i thought it was going to be a lot longer than this. I'm pretty exited myself, I think I'm going to work all summer to get some good money and wait for this sucker to get realeased!

    What do you guys think it'll be like?:confused: :D
     
  2. cr2sh macrumors 68030

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  3. Shrek macrumors 65816

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    This is old news. As far as I know, Motorola is out and IBM is in. Yes, the Power 970, IBM's 64-bit chip, will be available in the 3rd quarter of this year. Check the links. ---> Click here and here. ;)
     
  4. Durandal7 macrumors 68040

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    Maybe you're confusing him with MacManiac, he has a MacAddict "Max" avatar.
     
  5. wdlove macrumors P6

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    I'm very excited about this news, this is what I've been waiting on. Thank you for the post, this is great! Old or not this is positive news. Now I know that their will the the greatest news of 2003 peri MWNY, that is if it will happen! :) :)
     
  6. MrMacMan macrumors 604

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    Maybe IBM might label the 970 as the G5, even though Moto's G5 Will never come because they caned it before it went into mass production because of _________ problems.
    :rolleyes: Stupid Moto, we could of already HAD G5's by now if they followed through with there planes, we might not have been so far back wating for IBM's 970.
    Ech. :mad:
     
  7. benixau macrumors 65816

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    #7
    why do treads on this keep poping up?

    same old same old:

    970 in Q3
    Moto sucks and never will go in a mac again
    IBM is saviour and godlike (not as high as steve though)
    we all hate moto
    we all want to kill moto


    whats new. move on thread closed
     

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