Originally Posted by Viral
If there's 4 times as much of them on a process that's only twice as small I'd say it's pretty safe to assume that they are less capable in some way. Even if it's just the lack of hot clocks - which makes a lot of sense, roughly half the clock speed but 4 times as many, so a doubling of potential throughput.
you are speculating in the negative order with even knowing performance yet. Then this is all conjecture either way at this point as we know bugger all. I tend to be cautious of the rumor that the GK110 is 4096 SPs.