New dual processing core PowerPC processor

By Derek Sooman on September 29, 2004, 2:30 PM
Designed using the 90-nanometer silicon-on-insulator manufacturing process, the MPC8641D is a dual processing core PowerPC processor from Freescale Semiconductor Inc., the chip company derived from Motorola Inc. The processor integrates two e600 PowerPC cores with each processor able to operate at a clock frequency of 1.5-GHz. There are two 1-Mbyte level-two caches and dual AltiVec(TM) vector processing engines. There is no word yet on availability.

User Comments: 1

Got something to say? Post a comment
bijoy_1984 said:
Can anyone show me some images of motherboards and CPUs which support dual-core processing. I would be very thankful to you, if you mail it to me as we are keen in keeping in touch with the future.
Load all comments...

Add New Comment

TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...
Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.