The "Processing Element" of the Cell is a 3.2-GHz PowerPC core equipped with 512 KB of L2 cache.
Core i7 920 Mainstream
* 2.66 GHz core speed up to 4 Ghz with air cooling OC
* 8 processing threads with Intel® HT technology
* 6 MB of Intel® Smart Cache
* 3 Channels of DDR3 1066 MHz memory
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