TITLE

Longer Is Better -- For Computers, That Is

AUTHOR(S)
Masciarotte, Oliver
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Mix;Oct2003, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the AMD Athlon 64-bit processor. Specifications; Capabilities; Enhancements. INSET: Virtual Memory.
ACCESSION #
11818001

 

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