Originally Posted by Brian SD
At this point, the idea of comparing numbers between systems is kind of a moot point.
Even at the consumer level it's all governed by Moore's Law, which is why I think Apple switched to an Intel processor despite how much I like the IBM/Motorola setups. Ever try explaining to computing tyro why they don't need the top of the line Processor if all they are going to do is surf the internet and check email or how a top line Mac processor works compared to a top line PC processor? This is why I stay politely behind the technological progression curve.