IBM Unveils Xbox Processor

Jimmy Daniels of RealTechNews writes:

IBM has released some info on the brand new processor they created for Microsoft’s Xbox gaming console, and are expected to discuss the chip today at the Fall Processor Forum in San Jose.

“The IBM-built chip features three customized PowerPC computing engines that can each handle two simultaneous tasks at clock speeds greater than 3 gigahertz. It was customized for Microsoft in less than 24 months from the original contract.”

More on the CPU Here

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