P55C


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P55C

The Intel code name for the MMX Pentium. See Pentium.
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The CPV5000 incorporates a Pentium(R) P55C MMX processor clocked at 200 MHz, 32MB EDO DRAM, on-board IDE hard drive plus on-board 3.
classic Pentium), the P55C (Pentium with MMX Technology), the Pentium
The JetBook 7000 features seven modules, two bays, 32 different configuration options, 200 MHz speed, a Teac 10x CD-ROM drive (the fastest CD-ROM drive on any notebook), 3D surround sound, dual hard drive, dual lithium battery, MMX P55C Pentium chip compatibility, a 230 Fujitsu MO Drive, a 64-bit 800x600 PCI SVGA with 12.
The 3DImage 975 and 975DVD will realize 30 frames-per-second display rates in P55C and Pentium Pro(TM) systems.
The expected "on-chip" MMX performance of the Meta 6000 will be 30 percent more powerful than Intel's P55C MMX, on a clock-for-clock basis.
Pentium -- specifically the forthcoming P55C -- will still be the volume part in 1997, although sales will begin to trail off in 2H97 as Klamath ramps up.