Originally Posted by Parsec
So it's more powerful Amiga hardware with a fully programmable coprocessor.
I find it interesting, and it's good to see a new platform being developed. One thing confuses me though, how would multitasking working with that XMOS chip? Surely it can only "be" one thing at one time?
I'm not sure I see the point of the XMOS at all. 400 MIPS is comparable to an old PPC G3. With OpenCL and GPUs readily available why use this? Seems tacked on.