trixter at oldskool.org
Fri Nov 10 23:32:15 CST 2006
Al Hartman wrote:
> Harris Semiconductor made licensed 80286 CPU's.
> They made them in 16 and 20mhz versions.
> I used to sell systems made with them, and at the time the 386sx came
> out, a 286-20 was MUCH faster than a 386 20mhz...
How is that possible? The 386 improved many instructions to run in
Besides, I'd always take a 386-16 over a 286-20, because the 286-20 runs
protected mode applications at 0MHz ;-)
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