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A computer 55,000 times faster than your PC

How fast is the new supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory? If everyone in the world performed one mathematical calculation per second, it would take 650 years to do what this machine can do in one day.

That makes the $100 million computer, nicknamed "Jaguar" by scientists, the fastest in the world for unclassified scientific research. At more than 1 quadrillion mathematical calculations per second, it is about 55,000 times faster than your typical PC.

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Hydrolex3310d ago

Super Ultra High Settings
3461 x 1650 P and 3000 FPS !!! wow imagine that

Th3 Chr0nic3310d ago

"....the fastest in the world for unclassified scientific research"

hmm i wonder how fast the super computer that does classified research is?