Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel CPUs › i7 980x vs ps3 cell processor...
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

i7 980x vs ps3 cell processor... - Page 9

post #81 of 181
The cell is in a similar situation to gpus; it is only effective at certain types of calculations, at others it gets raped anally by traditional CPU design. It's a good chip for things such as supercomputing though. The Cell in the PS3 is a watered down version though, it has 6 SPE's available for games, one for the PS3 software, and one disabled. The PowerXCell is alot faster (the one used in supercomputers)

The graphics chip in the PS3 is a modified GeForce 7800 (G70 chip) so current PC cards beat it into the ground.
Edited by afunyun - 8/28/10 at 4:54pm
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7-4770k  MSI Z87-G45  EVGA GTX 770 SUPERCLOCKED ACX Cooler Corsair Vengeance  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung SSD 840 Pro  Samsung Spinpoint F3  ASUS DVD Writer Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell 2007FP IPS  Dell 2007FP IPS Razer Blackwidow Ultimate Corsair HX850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
CM 690 II Adv. Logitech G9x None Logitech Z-Cinema 
Audio
FiiO E09k + FiiO E07k + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7-4770k  MSI Z87-G45  EVGA GTX 770 SUPERCLOCKED ACX Cooler Corsair Vengeance  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung SSD 840 Pro  Samsung Spinpoint F3  ASUS DVD Writer Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell 2007FP IPS  Dell 2007FP IPS Razer Blackwidow Ultimate Corsair HX850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
CM 690 II Adv. Logitech G9x None Logitech Z-Cinema 
Audio
FiiO E09k + FiiO E07k + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
post #82 of 181
Quote:
Originally Posted by Geforce_GTX View Post
Very disappoint.
Question,If the Cell engine is so powerful,why cant it do more than 1,000PPD in folding?
Standford chose ~ 900 ppd as the standard for the PS3. You can only compare the PS3 with the PC if both are running the same work units.
Ryzen
(12 items)
 
Dont tase me bro
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Ryzen 1700 Gigabyte GA-AX370-GAMING K7 Gigabyte Aorus RX570, XFX RX570  G.Skill Trident Z DDR4-3200 F4-3200C16D-16GTZB 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 850 EVO 500GB Seagate 4TB Wraith Spire (Stock) Windows 10 
MonitorPowerCaseAudio
Dell S2415H SeaSonic G Series SSR-550RM 550W Corsair 450D Onboard 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 1045T @ 3.6Ghz  MSI 790FX-GD70 EVGA GTX660 2x4GB Samsung Green Low Pro 1600Mhz 9-9-9-24-30-1T 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
500GB WD Caviar Blue, Samsung F3 1TB, Crucial M... 2xDVDRW Arctic Cooling Freezer 13 Limited Edition Windows 7, Windows 10, Ubuntu 
MonitorPowerCaseOther
Dell S2415H OCZ GameXstream 700w Antec 900 TP-LINK Archer T9E AC1900 PCI-E WiFi Adapter 
  hide details  
Reply
Ryzen
(12 items)
 
Dont tase me bro
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Ryzen 1700 Gigabyte GA-AX370-GAMING K7 Gigabyte Aorus RX570, XFX RX570  G.Skill Trident Z DDR4-3200 F4-3200C16D-16GTZB 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 850 EVO 500GB Seagate 4TB Wraith Spire (Stock) Windows 10 
MonitorPowerCaseAudio
Dell S2415H SeaSonic G Series SSR-550RM 550W Corsair 450D Onboard 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 1045T @ 3.6Ghz  MSI 790FX-GD70 EVGA GTX660 2x4GB Samsung Green Low Pro 1600Mhz 9-9-9-24-30-1T 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
500GB WD Caviar Blue, Samsung F3 1TB, Crucial M... 2xDVDRW Arctic Cooling Freezer 13 Limited Edition Windows 7, Windows 10, Ubuntu 
MonitorPowerCaseOther
Dell S2415H OCZ GameXstream 700w Antec 900 TP-LINK Archer T9E AC1900 PCI-E WiFi Adapter 
  hide details  
Reply
post #83 of 181
I can't believe I read all 9 pages!

fun read tho. anyway, anyone knows how much the actual cost of a 980x is? im guessing in the $200 range?
4-year build.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8500 @ 4GHz 1.27v (LOAD) EVGA 750i SLI EVGA GTX 460 768MB SC @ 870/1075 G.SKILL PI Black 4GB 4-4-4-12 850MHz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
WD Blue Caviar 320GB Windows 7 x64 DELL SE198WFP ThermalTake TR2 430w 
Case
It's a table!! 
  hide details  
Reply
4-year build.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8500 @ 4GHz 1.27v (LOAD) EVGA 750i SLI EVGA GTX 460 768MB SC @ 870/1075 G.SKILL PI Black 4GB 4-4-4-12 850MHz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
WD Blue Caviar 320GB Windows 7 x64 DELL SE198WFP ThermalTake TR2 430w 
Case
It's a table!! 
  hide details  
Reply
post #84 of 181
I read everything too, and it seemed to appear to be more car related fanboys then ps3 ones! Who would have guessed...
I too am curious of the production cost of the 980x, but I'm sure it's possible to just google up some stats.
post #85 of 181
Quote:
Originally Posted by kora04 View Post
I can't believe I read all 9 pages!

fun read tho. anyway, anyone knows how much the actual cost of a 980x is? im guessing in the $200 range?
....
$1000...
did you mean to ask what the price of a cell is?

Edit: I'm stupid, sorry for insulting your intelligence lol
To manufacture one is cheap lol
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7-4770k  MSI Z87-G45  EVGA GTX 770 SUPERCLOCKED ACX Cooler Corsair Vengeance  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung SSD 840 Pro  Samsung Spinpoint F3  ASUS DVD Writer Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell 2007FP IPS  Dell 2007FP IPS Razer Blackwidow Ultimate Corsair HX850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
CM 690 II Adv. Logitech G9x None Logitech Z-Cinema 
Audio
FiiO E09k + FiiO E07k + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7-4770k  MSI Z87-G45  EVGA GTX 770 SUPERCLOCKED ACX Cooler Corsair Vengeance  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung SSD 840 Pro  Samsung Spinpoint F3  ASUS DVD Writer Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell 2007FP IPS  Dell 2007FP IPS Razer Blackwidow Ultimate Corsair HX850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
CM 690 II Adv. Logitech G9x None Logitech Z-Cinema 
Audio
FiiO E09k + FiiO E07k + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
post #86 of 181
Quote:
Originally Posted by sleepergsr View Post
YouTube- Bentley Continental GT Supersports 2010
your gonna tell me your evo can beat the gt supersports bentley? im been in the racing stage for 10 years back then when ontario and street racing was popping...i used to hustle guys like you with my integra and my civic... my integra does 12.2 on the charger with slicks and civic does 11.60s all motor with slicks...so dont even give your stuff about full turbo back exhaust and blah blah...half of the guys i race with evo were pretty much buster...FYI...stock evo does 13.3 quarter mile...im pretty sure that bentley will be faster then that....LOL
All I heard was:
"I'm a ricer, I'm a ricer, I'm a ricer, I'm a ricer, I'm a ricer, I'm a ricer, I'm a ricer, I'm a ricer"


OT: any modern desktop>ps3
 
x6 Folder
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 3570k @ 4.8 w/ 1.31v watercooled Gigabyte z77x-UD3H Powercolor 290x w/ EK full cover G.Skill Ripjaws 2133mhz cl9 4x4gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
128gb Samsung 830 + Seagate 4tb, Seagate 1tb, W... DVD RW Rasa loop w/ RX120 and RS240 Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2x 27" PCBANK 1440p, 1x 21" 1600x1200 Syncmaster Leopold 10keyless w/ red switches XFX 750w Black Edition CM Stacker 830 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Logitech G5 SteelSeries QCK Fiio E10 USB DAC+AMP | ATH-M50 | JVC HARX700 
  hide details  
Reply
 
x6 Folder
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 3570k @ 4.8 w/ 1.31v watercooled Gigabyte z77x-UD3H Powercolor 290x w/ EK full cover G.Skill Ripjaws 2133mhz cl9 4x4gb 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
128gb Samsung 830 + Seagate 4tb, Seagate 1tb, W... DVD RW Rasa loop w/ RX120 and RS240 Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2x 27" PCBANK 1440p, 1x 21" 1600x1200 Syncmaster Leopold 10keyless w/ red switches XFX 750w Black Edition CM Stacker 830 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Logitech G5 SteelSeries QCK Fiio E10 USB DAC+AMP | ATH-M50 | JVC HARX700 
  hide details  
Reply
post #87 of 181
Dude, you have got the worst avatar on the internet.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 920 D0 stepping @ 4.+GHz ASUS Rampage III Extreme + EK-FB-R3E water block MSI GTX 480s in 3-Way SLI Mushkin Enhanced Ridgeback DDR3 1600 6GB (3 x 2GB) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial RealSSD C300 256GB ASUS CD/DVD burner Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (Triple) ASUS VW266H 19x12 each @ 5760 x 1200 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Comfort Wave 450 Black (Dual) Corsair HX1000s Mountain Mods Ascension (modded) Logitech MX518 
Mouse Pad
(Dual) XTracPads Ripper XXL 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 920 D0 stepping @ 4.+GHz ASUS Rampage III Extreme + EK-FB-R3E water block MSI GTX 480s in 3-Way SLI Mushkin Enhanced Ridgeback DDR3 1600 6GB (3 x 2GB) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial RealSSD C300 256GB ASUS CD/DVD burner Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (Triple) ASUS VW266H 19x12 each @ 5760 x 1200 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Comfort Wave 450 Black (Dual) Corsair HX1000s Mountain Mods Ascension (modded) Logitech MX518 
Mouse Pad
(Dual) XTracPads Ripper XXL 
  hide details  
Reply
post #88 of 181
Quote:
Originally Posted by UrbanSmooth View Post
Dude, you have got the worst avatar on the internet.
rofl
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7-4770k  MSI Z87-G45  EVGA GTX 770 SUPERCLOCKED ACX Cooler Corsair Vengeance  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung SSD 840 Pro  Samsung Spinpoint F3  ASUS DVD Writer Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell 2007FP IPS  Dell 2007FP IPS Razer Blackwidow Ultimate Corsair HX850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
CM 690 II Adv. Logitech G9x None Logitech Z-Cinema 
Audio
FiiO E09k + FiiO E07k + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7-4770k  MSI Z87-G45  EVGA GTX 770 SUPERCLOCKED ACX Cooler Corsair Vengeance  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung SSD 840 Pro  Samsung Spinpoint F3  ASUS DVD Writer Windows 8.1 Pro x64 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell 2007FP IPS  Dell 2007FP IPS Razer Blackwidow Ultimate Corsair HX850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
CM 690 II Adv. Logitech G9x None Logitech Z-Cinema 
Audio
FiiO E09k + FiiO E07k + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
post #89 of 181
lol.8 hours to complete 1 wu for for 600 points for folding

hahaha yea the ps3 is uber powerful son
Obsidian Extreme
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 980X @ 4.2 GHZ Asus Rampage III Extreme EVGA GTX 480 SC 900/2000 3x2GB Corsair Dominator GT 2000 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
OCZ VERTEX 2 240GB/WD 500 GB Pioneer Dvd RW Windows 7 X64 Ultimate Dell 24 inch Ultra sharp 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Enermax Evo 1250 Corsair Obsidian 800D Razer Lachesis 
  hide details  
Reply
Obsidian Extreme
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 980X @ 4.2 GHZ Asus Rampage III Extreme EVGA GTX 480 SC 900/2000 3x2GB Corsair Dominator GT 2000 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
OCZ VERTEX 2 240GB/WD 500 GB Pioneer Dvd RW Windows 7 X64 Ultimate Dell 24 inch Ultra sharp 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G19 Enermax Evo 1250 Corsair Obsidian 800D Razer Lachesis 
  hide details  
Reply
post #90 of 181
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rud3Bwoy View Post
lol.8 hours to complete 1 wu for for 600 points for folding

hahaha yea the ps3 is uber powerful son
I disagree with the entire point of this thread, but points for folding are assigned by Stanford. If they wanted, they could make that WU worth 50K...
Bench Stuffs
(32 items)
 
ITX Daily Driver
(11 items)
 
For Sale: 6GHz+ 980X
$225 (USD) or best offer
CPUCPUCPUCPU
Intel Core i7 920 Intel Xeon W3520 Intel Core i7 4770K Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 
CPUCPUCPUCPU
Intel Pentium G3258 Intel QX9650 AMD FX 4300 Intel E2140 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
E4300 Asus Rampage Extreme / P5E3 Deluxe / Gigabyte X... MSI GTX 275 Lightning MSI HD 7970 Lightning 
GraphicsGraphicsGraphicsGraphics
Asus GTX 285 Matrix Platinum MSI HD 5870 Lightning EVGA GTX 980 TI Classified K|ngp|n Edition MSI GTX 580 Lightning 
RAMRAMRAMRAM
Corsair Dominator Platinum 2666 10-12-12 Samsung Corsair Dominator GT 2000 7-8-7 Hypers Kingston HyperX 2000 9-9-9 BBSE G.Skill Trident 2000 9-9-9 PSC 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Kingston SSD Now! 128GB Patriot Torqx 2 32GB Seagate 80GB XPSC Rasa + EK VGA + HWLabs Black Ice GTX 360 +... 
OSOSOSKeyboard
W7 Pro x64 SP1 Windows XP x86 SP3 W8.1 Ducky Shine 3, Cherry Brown Switches 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX1200 Dimastech Easy V2.5! <3 Logitech G5 Battlefield 2142 Edition Puretrak Stealth 
  hide details  
Reply
Bench Stuffs
(32 items)
 
ITX Daily Driver
(11 items)
 
For Sale: 6GHz+ 980X
$225 (USD) or best offer
CPUCPUCPUCPU
Intel Core i7 920 Intel Xeon W3520 Intel Core i7 4770K Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 
CPUCPUCPUCPU
Intel Pentium G3258 Intel QX9650 AMD FX 4300 Intel E2140 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
E4300 Asus Rampage Extreme / P5E3 Deluxe / Gigabyte X... MSI GTX 275 Lightning MSI HD 7970 Lightning 
GraphicsGraphicsGraphicsGraphics
Asus GTX 285 Matrix Platinum MSI HD 5870 Lightning EVGA GTX 980 TI Classified K|ngp|n Edition MSI GTX 580 Lightning 
RAMRAMRAMRAM
Corsair Dominator Platinum 2666 10-12-12 Samsung Corsair Dominator GT 2000 7-8-7 Hypers Kingston HyperX 2000 9-9-9 BBSE G.Skill Trident 2000 9-9-9 PSC 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Kingston SSD Now! 128GB Patriot Torqx 2 32GB Seagate 80GB XPSC Rasa + EK VGA + HWLabs Black Ice GTX 360 +... 
OSOSOSKeyboard
W7 Pro x64 SP1 Windows XP x86 SP3 W8.1 Ducky Shine 3, Cherry Brown Switches 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX1200 Dimastech Easy V2.5! <3 Logitech G5 Battlefield 2142 Edition Puretrak Stealth 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Intel CPUs
Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel CPUs › i7 980x vs ps3 cell processor...