Originally Posted by MUYA
Some specs in some other website mention 4096 Sps!! I dunno about that....and maybe that's why it is expected to cost a kidney perhaps. But going from 512 to 4096 SPs (i am assuming linear scaling with everything normalized performance wise)...would be orgasmic....then again this is just rumors and not likely to be the case...(4096 SPs and stuff)
They wont be the same SP's and they won't have hot clocks. Think of them more in line with ATi's SP's, although likely somewhat less capable if there are 4096 of them. Unless the chip will be ~650mm^2. That would be.... interesting.