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Cerebras WSE - 46,225 mm², 2.1 TRILLION transistors, 400,000 cores, 18GB SRAM, and 15kW power...World's first wafer scale processor

Discussion created by black_zion on Aug 20, 2019
Latest reply on Aug 20, 2019 by black_zion

If you're a true nerd you'll laugh at the specs the same way a petrol head will laugh at a car with a thousand horsepower or 750 torque. It is pretty amazing this company has been able to do what Intel has not...and even more amazing Intel, or the Russian or Chinese governments, hasn't bought them out yet. Also can you imagine having more than one of these systems? Also remember that while 18GB of memory may seem small for a chip of this magnitude, it is SRAM, that exceedingly expensive, rapid, and low latency memory processors use as their L1-L3 caches. Still...

 

https://www.wccftech.com/meet-cerebras-wse-the-worlds-largest-chip-at-more-than-56-times-the-size-of-an-nvidia-v100/

 

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