TITLE

Holy Chip!

AUTHOR(S)
Lyons, Daniel
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;2/13/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the Cell microprocessor from IBM. The microchip is integrated in Sony's PlayStation 3 game console. The video game equipment performs 2 trillion calculations per second and allows programmers to create games that look as realistic as film. The versatility of the microprocessor allows it to work in mobile phones, handheld video players and car design.
ACCESSION #
20957155

 

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