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My current sig PC right now (soon to go byebye) is currently folding with its specs. I also have a laptop with an ML-32 processor and 1 gig ram that seemed to fold roughly at the same speed, or was I completly mistaken? Which would be faster to fold on?
It's about time!
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Originally Posted by kdbolt70 View Post
My current sig PC right now (soon to go byebye) is currently folding with its specs. I also have a laptop with an ML-32 processor and 1 gig ram that seemed to fold roughly at the same speed, or was I completly mistaken? Which would be faster to fold on?
my money is on the 3000+

from what i gather, folding is very crude. it doesn't require much ram and doesn't require really anything more then core speed. i have my cpu folding right now (my sig pc) and unless im playing a game or something, i just leave fold@home running. one core on my processor is more then enough to perform normal tasks or watch movies. it will be nice when the software guys engineer new software that can take advantage of a processor's full potential with multi thread & perhaps 64bit.
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:::BUMP:::

i would like to know more about the above if anyone know anything.

i wish more people did protein-folding. its doesn't take much but will some day make the work of difference!
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at stock speeds you prolly wouldn't notice a difference
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want to know more about folding? here ->

http://www.overclock.net/overclock-n...need-know.html

got more folding questions -> most should be answered

http://www.overclock.net/intel-gener...ml#post2223114
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