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12th May 2004, 07:34 PM
Does anyone know where I can get an XP rating against actual Ghz. Ive looked on AMDs site and cant for the life of me see one.
Or someone tell me what a 2.6Ghz would be in the XP rating.
Does that make sense ?
13th May 2004, 12:00 AM
It makes sense, but I've no idea where you can find such a scale to make a comparison.
13th May 2004, 12:30 AM
Does this (http://www.broadbandreports.com/faq/2281) help?
13th May 2004, 12:41 AM
Excellent link Bubba but it did ask me for a userid and password. That may be because I am a member but just in case here is the info :)
Name Clock Speed Bus Speed Process Code-Name
Athlon XP 3200+ 2.20GHz 400MHz 0.13 Barton
Athlon XP 3000+ 2.10GHz 400MHz 0.13 Barton
Athlon XP 3000+ 2.17GHz 333MHz 0.13 Barton
Athlon XP 2800+ 2.08GHz 333MHz 0.13 Barton
Athlon XP 2600+ 1.92GHz 333MHz 0.13 Barton
Athlon XP 2500+ 1.83GHz 333MHz 0.13 Barton
Athlon XP 2800+ 2.25GHz 333MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred B
Athlon XP 2700+ 2.17GHZ 333MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred B
Athlon XP 2600+ 2.08GHZ 333MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred B
Athlon XP 2600+ 2.13GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred B
Athlon XP 2400+ 2GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred B
Athlon XP 2200+ 1.8GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred B
Athlon XP 2200+ 1.8GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred A
Athlon XP 2100+ 1.73GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred A
Athlon XP 2000+ 1.67GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred A
Athlon XP 1900+ 1.6GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred A
Athlon XP 1800+ 1.53GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred A
Athlon XP 1700+ 1.47GHZ 266MHz 0.13 Thoroughbred A
Athlon XP 2100+ 1.73GHZ 266MHz 0.18 Palomino
Athlon XP 2000+ 1.67GHZ 266MHz 0.18 Palomino
Athlon XP 1900+ 1.6GHZ 266MHz 0.18 Palomino
Athlon XP 1800+ 1.53GHz 266MHz 0.18 Palomino
Athlon XP 1700+ 1.47GHz 266MHz 0.18 Palomino
Athlon XP 1600+ 1.4GHz 266MHz 0.18 Palomino
Athlon XP 1500+ 1.33GHz 266MHz 0.18 Palomino
13th May 2004, 12:44 AM
Must be Nano; it's never asked me for one :dunno:
13th May 2004, 01:02 AM
comparing the two doesn't help either. i'm sure its safe to safe that an AMD XP 3200 is a better cpu than an Intel 2.2 GHz, even though they are rated the same( GHz-wise.)
13th May 2004, 09:06 AM
THats exactly what i was after, thanks. Couldnt find it on AMD's site anywhere.
13th May 2004, 09:07 AM
Arian... It's kinda Fussy Logic...:D a P4 2.6Ghz is supposedly equal to a XP2600+ (or close to)
So NVM... they arent "rated" the same... thay have the same actual Mhz... but a XP3200+ is way faster than an intel 2.2Ghz in most apps... (not all... it's apples and pears remember)
XP3000+ = 3Ghz P4 supposedly... and so on... but this was before the P4's with 1Mb cache and the equivalens isn't that very exact... so it's basicly just a way for AMD to convince the masses to buy a "lower" Mhz wize CPU that does the same job...
13th May 2004, 10:34 AM
Well i was only wondering as i now do a lot of video transfer for customers. I upped a XP3000 in one of my main rigs i believe this runs at 2.1Ghz. After transfering some film the Demon within got bored so i started a little oclock experiment.
Its now running at 2.6Ghz actual and i was wondering what that would equate to in XP terms.
Im really after finding out what makes a better transcoding machine but didnt know where to pitch the Oclocked 2.6Ghz to compare it with P4's.
I want to try one of these 1 meg 64 bits but will have to wait until they have bought out the new pin ones before i splash my cash.
13th May 2004, 02:40 PM
Hmm... I'm guessing it would be around XP3400+ ish?! or so...
Yep... just like you I'm sitting on my hands trying VERY hard to wait for the next gen AMD's... and the improvements/pricedrops of the current top of the line PeeFours... Tho... I'm never been good at waiting...:D
13th May 2004, 07:40 PM
Dont know if this helps but the college I am currently attending last week upgraded their Video editing puters from P4 2.6 to AMD XP3200 400FSB - reason advised was the 3DNow technology was far superior for their requirements than the P4 SSE in all things relivant
14th May 2004, 12:25 AM
Glad you told me that, i got the xp3000 on 400 fsb and it seems to be an improvement over my xp2500 ocd to 2.2 ghz. Not sure i notice much difference though for what ive done so far. My next train of thought was to the 1meg P4's. That extreme edition is way too pricey for me for a single cpu.
I think i have a 3ghz piv system coming up in 10 days for someone im going to have an opportunity to try it out.
Takes too damn long to transcode these videos.
I may just make this a machine a permanent transcoder and switch my vid gear into it permanently.
Thanks for your guidance
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