Originally Posted by frank_b
Well he reffered to the CPU as having netbook like perfomance. That's pretty negative! Netbooks are using the lowest performance Intel CPUs and aren't known for being fast.
He also commented as I said that the CPU has far more grunt than the xmos. He's not sure what they're trying to do with it and neither am I as the host CPU is much more powerful.
Really, I'm more excited as to what the community will do with it.
I'm not about to worry about the performance of the as-yet-unnamed processor (probably the titan) mainly because this machine will be running an OS that has much less overhead than windows.