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Message 66963 - Posted: 14 Jan 2018, 14:16:44 UTC

Hi. I wanted to know what is the difference between standard and N-Body apps. Thanks.
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Message 66967 - Posted: 15 Jan 2018, 13:23:04 UTC - in response to Message 66963.

Hi. I wanted to know what is the difference between standard and N-Body apps. Thanks.


N-body units are for the cpu only and usually use multiple cpu cores for each work unit.

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Message 67397 - Posted: 24 Apr 2018, 16:55:50 UTC

Interesting. I may have to let some of my CPU's crunch nbody tasks then. I wonder how much that will effect my credits.

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Message 67398 - Posted: 24 Apr 2018, 17:00:30 UTC

So an AMD Ryzen 7 processor should be perfect for MilkyWay@Home 😉

(Waiting for new GTX GPUs)
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