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Again good news.

With a larger 512KB cache and 1MB of on chip RAM (not to mention higher clock speed) I could forsee the performance being better than x3 times the Iyonix CPU's performance. As to using the second processor I am sure that some tasks could be "offloaded" to it. Even if that were *not* the case - just having *one* CPU at 1.2GHz with that extra cache would still make it worthwhile doing.

Not so bad for a family of chips some pundits pronounced as dead is it ? :-)

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