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Rzepa, Henry writes:
  > The new G4 processor is much better at floating point than the  G3,
  > and it might even come close to Pentium systems (?). Certainly the  SETI
 It does not simply come close, it beats Pentium III by a substantial margin.
  > project reveals that for the  FT (integer) type of operations, G3
 processors "appear"
  > to substantially outperform  Pentiums.
 Unfortunately, Athlons (700 MHz AMD Athlon has just been released) is
 even faster than G4:
 http://www.amd.com/products/cpg/athlon/benchmarks/specfp.html