from German site Computer Base reveals that consumers giving up backward compatibility
on their 40GB PS3s
are at least getting something in return. The new systems utilize the new 65nm version of the Cell processor
, reducing the power usage from 200 watts to 135 and further limiting the heat
the system gives off.
With both the Xbox 360
and PS3 now having the cheaper, more efficient 65nm CPUs integrated into their designs, the race
can truly begin. After that? We're predicting microscopic quantum CPUs