Digital Equipment Tags: CPUs Chip Intel AMD Last response: March 17, 2003 6:59 PM in CPUs Share HardWareBoss March 16, 2003 9:14:28 PM Way back about 5 plus years ago. Their Alpha Chip was running on 64 Bit. So they beat the pants off Intel and AMD. Being first out the gate with 64 bit Chip. So!!!! 64 Bit is not new Tech but old. More about : digital equipment | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove tRiXtA March 16, 2003 10:47:37 PM apples and oranges. besides. Big deal. <b>Hey All! Check out my new <A HREF="http://www3.sympatico.ca/rdykens" target="_new"><font color=red> webpage </font color=red></A>dealing with hardware / software support and many computer tweaks!</b> | Report abuse Mephistopheles March 16, 2003 11:07:15 PM new on the desktop, it is... but not for the better part of a year at least... AMD is waaaay too slow... | Report abuse HardWareBoss March 17, 2003 3:05:37 AM AMD is to slow bring out their new chips on time. Didn't Intel have this problem a while ago. When AMD was kicking their butt? | Report abuse HardWareBoss March 17, 2003 3:08:05 AM To bad Digital Equipment was way ahead of it's time with their 64 bit chip. BUT!!! Alta Vista was using it. | Report abuse Mephistopheles March 17, 2003 6:59:30 PM yes indeed, the 1.13Ghz P3 had some problems... The picture has changed A LOT meanwhile, and apparently, AMD is now on the receiving end of that buttkicking you mentioned. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Digital Equipment> Related ressources: ForumDigital photo printing equipment ForumCan a digital camera be considered computer equipment ? ForumBest digital audio equipment for interviewing? ForumI like to sale my sound equipment studio Forum"New" Equipment Directory (Like AUDIO Magazine's)? ForumOld home theatre equipment to PC? ForumNew build: $1000 budget, need advice on equipment ForumWhat equipment do I need to take photos for a catalog? ForumNakamichi/KEF Equipment Questions ForumLooking for large-scale photo printing equipment . ForumConnecting multiple audio and video equipment . ForumWhich equipment for classical recording? ForumLooking for Equipment Recommendations - Hawaii Forum2nd RFD: rec.photo. equipment .sigma ForumPSU Help ForumDoes X-FI support realtime digital 5.1 encoding? ForumNeed advice about a wireless digital media center ForumDigital Audio via Receiver ForumHelp with SoundBlaster live! 5.1 Digital ForumWhere can I get a digital cable for the Audigy ZS? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !