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Re: Mathematica Win95 and Cyrix chips

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  • Subject: [mg6344] Re: [mg6310] Mathematica Win95 and Cyrix chips
  • From: "Charles Loboz" <charles at>
  • Date: Thu, 13 Mar 1997 01:19:51 -0500 (EST)
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I do not have any experience with Mathematica on a Cyrix chip, but I
have compared at one stage Pentium90 and Cyrix 586/100MHz. For integer
applications Cyrix was comparable to P80, for heavy floating point to
about P30MHz (means - much slower than pentium.

These numbers may differ for Cyrix 686.

seanross at wrote in article <5fqvn3$9s7 at>...
> I am considering buying a Cyrix 166+ chip and wonder if there is anyone 
> out there who has run Mathematica on a system with a Cyrix chip as the 
> CPU and has any experience good or bad with mathematica's performance?
> Thanks-Sean

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