Articles By Shane Rau

Is Megahertz Enough? Part two

Processor vendors increasingly reflect the need for a more balanced approach in the way they convey performance. AMD now names its AMD Athlon XP processors with model numbers that indicate the performance of

Published on: May 21st, 2003 Shane Rau

Is Megahertz Enough? Part one

PC buyers usually rely on the clock speed (megahertz) of a PC's microprocessor to determine their purchasing decision. Because the industry lacks a simple, universally accepted way to judge performance, users have become

Published on: May 14th, 2003 Shane Rau