PS3 supercomputers are extremely powerful, yet face problems

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PS3 supercomputers are extremely powerful, yet face problems.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2010/12/NsWXDH.png[/newsimage]The Sony PlayStation 3 is being used as part of a supercomputer yet again, as military researchers look to harness the Cell processor's power.  As part of the US Air Force's Condor Cluster, 1,700 PS3 processors are used to reach 500 trillion calculations per second.  


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/ps3-supercomputers-are-extremely-powerful-yet-face-problems-37802/](http://www.myce.com/news/ps3-supercomputers-are-extremely-powerful-yet-face-problems-37802/)


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