Intel officials, Illustrations Harsho Mohan Chattoraj however, think it is more important to bring a quad- core processor to the market before AMD does. According to Bhandarkar, Intel doesn't stand to lose much in the way of performance by having a multi-chip package for the quad-core processors, as opposed to AMD's design— a single piece of silicon with four cores.
The Clovertown chip's performance will be helped by having independent front-side buses dedicated to each processor.
Any particular incident where technology came to your rescue?
No major life-saving incident, but technology brings small mercies to everyday living. If A research director at Gartner has recently said that the move from single- to dual-core processors has broken a certain barrier: "We're now in a multi-core world- there 's no looking back." The core wars have begun you were only just getting used to the idea of dual-core, prepare to expand your imagination.
n j» Konkona Sen Sharma Actress THE CORE WARS Although she was introduced as the daughter of actor/director Aparna Sen, Konkona made a niche for herself with her Qr- very first feature film ^-^Vf* Mr and Mrs Iyer.