On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 01:47:11AM -0500, Adam Vande More wrote: > > >(But if a dual or a quad sucks up too > >many watts, that blows much of the original purpose of cutting my > >footprint. > > > Newer cpu's(multicore vs single) are pretty efficient, here's an article > so you don't have to take my word for it. > http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/intel-cpu-power-consumption,1750-11.html > > also in general if you want lower power consumption look for cpu's w/ > smaller fab eg in term of power consumption and size 90 > 65 > 45
OUTSTANDING. thanks very much... i have been wondering whether it was worth upgrading my very old hardware (until there are really new low-power cpu's) -- or Not. :-) > >gary > > > > > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" -- Gary Kline kl...@thought.org www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"