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bgassassin
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(02-01-2012, 10:47 PM)
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^ It means MS' VLIW part is guaranteed to be 10x stronger than the one in Wii U. :P

Originally Posted by DCKing

Just like that it's plausible that IBM is making a custom PowerPC core for the next generation of consoles, I think it's also quite likely AMD is cooking some customized shader architecture for next gen as well. Perhaps similar to GCN but with some of the bulk removed.

Even if they're not, I don't expect the Wii U to have schoolbook VLIW4 or GCN implementation.

The bold is fact since they've said as much. But yeah I can see there not being a "schoolbook" version of what AMD already has out there.