• Yokemate of Keyboards
    Yokemate of Keyboards
    Posts: 11631 from 2003/5/22
    From: Germany
    > don't the individual cores clock up to 5Ghz?

    Yes, they do.

    > wouldn't a Power8 be able to dethrone the G5 for fastest PPC on the desktop?

    Absolutely. Everything starting from POWER6 on would, probably even POWER5 (which the rumoured PPC980 aka "G6" was supposed to be derived from).
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