Re: seti@home

Eugene Leitl (
Sat, 10 Jul 1999 19:41:46 -0700 (PDT)

Michael S. Lorrey writes:

> A Celeron, put quite plainly, is a POS. It has a really pissy small
> cache. A dual PII 450 actually is faster than just a 900 equivalence.

Not so. An overclocked 300A (if you can get'em) is actually almost always faster than equivalent PII/450 (size doesn't always matter ;). Nota bene, there are also dual-CPU Celerons boards out there. Currently the best deal for the money by far.