How Powerful Is Your Computer

Discussion in 'Computer Hardware, Devices and Accessories' started by _acid_, Jun 25, 2011.

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How good is it?

  1. It's slower than a snail.

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  2. Does my smartphone count?

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  3. It's the minimum.

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  4. It more than the minimum.

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  5. It's over 9000. It's a BEAST!

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  6. I don't know.

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  1. _acid_
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    vote!
     
  2. Chhotu uttam

    Chhotu uttam DOH HO HO HO

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    TEH WORLD
    Its more than minimum
     
  3. overslept

    overslept WALLY WALLY WALLY WALLY WALLY WALLY WALLY WORLD

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    GTX 580
    i7-2600k oc'ed to 4.9GHz stable

    You tell me.
     
  4. Shockwind

    Shockwind GBATemp's Official The Last of Us Fan

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    inside a post-apocalyptic world.
    It's more than minimum.
     
  5. Originality

    Originality Chibi-neko

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    My computer is powerful enough to take over the world.

    How powerful is that?
     
  6. Buleste

    Buleste Old Fart

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    Read these specs and weep.

    System

    6502 8-bit CPU
    3 Registers (A, X, Y), plus PC, SP, and flags.
    56 Instructions
    64K Address Space
    64K RAM (available through banking out the following ROM's from the address space)
    8K Basic ROM
    8K Kernel ROM

    Display

    Character Map Mode
    Each character is 8x8. The screen is made of 40x25 characters.
    Character Set Source: ROM (predefined), or RAM (programmable)
    Standard Character Mode: Any one color, or the screen background color
    Multicolor Character Mode: Any one color, two pre-selected colors, or the screen background color
    Extended Background Color Mode: Any two colors.
    Bitmapped Graphics Mode
    HiRes Mode: 320x200 pixels, any one color per character-cell, and the background color
    Multocolor Mode: 160x200 pixels, 3 pre-selected colors, any one color per character-cell, and the background color
    Sprites
    8 sprites available, 24x21 pixels per sprite.
    Standard Mode: Any one color overlayed on the background display.
    Multicolor Mode: Any one color, plus 2 pre-selected colors overlayed on the background color.
    Other Features
    Smooth scrolling (both horizontal and vertical)
    Selectable Display Border Color
    Output
    NTSC (to a TV)
    Luma/Chroma (to a monitor)

    Sound

    3 voices mixed at one master volume.
    Available waveforms
    Sawtooth
    Triangle
    Square Wave
    Noise Waveform
    Envelope Control
    Attack
    Decay
    Sustain
    Release
    Filtering
    High-pass
    Bandpass
    Low-pass
    Notch reject
    Other Features
    Vibrato
    Ring Modulation

    I/O

    Built-in
    Keyboard
    Options
    Cassette Drive
    Floppy Disk Drives (5.25" - 1541/1571)
    Hard Drives (MFM)
    Joysticks (Atari 7-pin standard)
    Cartridge Port (direct access to CPU bus)
     
  7. Zekrom_cool

    Zekrom_cool I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an edu

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    Heaven [N's Castle]
    Its more than minimum.
     
  8. Satangel

    Satangel BEAST

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    What a pointless thread and the poll is even more useless. Threads like this should die immediately, they don't add anything to this community. Sorry mate....
     
  9. Sicklyboy

    Sicklyboy Resident Mechanical Keyboard Addict

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    WHOA [​IMG] That's leet. Way beat my...

    AMD Phenom II X4 @3.2ghz/core, standard clocked
    6gb (2x3gb) Mushkin Enhanced DDR3 RAM
    WD Caviar Black 1TB
    Hanspree 22" LCD display
    BFG Tech nVidia GeForce 8800GT-OC
    MSI 790FX GD70 Mobo


    Dude. you're way pro [​IMG]
     
  10. Originality

    Originality Chibi-neko

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    I wonder how the mine craft computer scales to it...
     
  11. Joe88

    Joe88 [λ]

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    this
    just a thread for people to spam in, maybe if you actually did benchmarking ranking and such this would be a valid thread, but all you have a poll with "over 9000" as one of the choice's...
     
  12. _acid_
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    u guys are taking this pretty serious...
    can't u lighten up?