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Trying to verify here, BOINC uses CPU only?

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Just making sure I'm setting things up right.

Gotta get my 60k points in 60 days!

Anyone know what various chips get for points in this?
 

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Yep, BOINC is only CPU

Here's some rough data:
P4 HT / Athlon 64 --- 200-300 PPD
Pentium D / Athlon 64 X2 300-500 PPD
Core 2 Duo --- 500-900 PPD
Core 2 Quad --- 1.2k -- 2K PPD (2k only if overclocked)
i7 (HT enabled) -- up to 4K, depending on overclock
 

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Yep, BOINC is only CPU

Here's some rough data:
P4 HT / Athlon 64 --- 200-300 PPD
Pentium D / Athlon 64 X2 300-500 PPD
Core 2 Duo --- 500-900 PPD
Core 2 Quad --- 1.2k -- 2K PPD (2k only if overclocked)
i7 (HT enabled) -- up to 4K, depending on overclock
There are a couple of projects that are BOINC GPU related, here is one;

http://www.gpugrid.net/index.php

There are a couple of others, Seti is one I think and some that are trying to get GPU crunching up and running.
 

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There are a couple of projects that are BOINC GPU related, here is one;

http://www.gpugrid.net/index.php

There are a couple of others, Seti is one I think and some that are trying to get GPU crunching up and running.
I meant to say WCG is only CPU :banghead:. I saw that BOINC kept trying to get CUDA WUs for my 9300, but WCG didn't have any (no surprise here)
 
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Also, the Seti project uses GPUs.
 

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Good infos, always wanted to know