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Re: [SLE] Xgl on legacy nvidia cards (Correction)
  • From: "Bryan J. Smith" <b.j.smith@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 22 May 2006 23:36:39 -0400
  • Message-id: <1148355399.2760.28.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 2006-05-22 at 23:34 -0400, Bryan J. Smith wrote:
> **NOTE: nVidia's Law is that GPUs double in performance every 9-12
> months. Moore's Law is that CPUs double in performance very 18-24
> months.
> nVidia generations:
> 2005 G7x GeForce 7
> 2004 NV4x GeForce 6
> 2003 NV3x GeForce FX
> 2002 NV25-28 GeForce4 Ti
> 2001 NV2x GeForce3
> 2000 NV15/11* GeForce2/MX* (and NV17/18 GeForce4 MX in 2002)
> 1999 NV0x Vanta/TNT/TNT2

Ack, missed a generation:
2000 NV15/11* GeForce2/MX* (and NV17/18 GeForce4 MX in 2002)
--> 1999 NV10 GeForce
1998 NV0x Vanta/TNT/TNT2

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