Re: PC Processing Power (was Home Alone)

Subject: Re: PC Processing Power (was Home Alone)
From: "Susan W. Gallagher" <sgallagher -at- EXPERSOFT -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 27 Mar 1997 11:46:24 -0800

At 12:34 PM 3/27/97 MST, Ron Sering CDS wrote:
>Mitch Berg made reference to his P100 home PC. I'm now in the market for a new machine myself, and as usual the older technology is vastly less expensive than top of the line. Is the performance of a Pentium 120 or 133 still adequate for tech writing tasks, such as help or web page development, or CBT applications?

I run P100s both at work and at home. Both machines have 32 MB RAM
and 2 MB VRAM and they do me just fine. Given the choice between
more processing power and more RAM, I'd pick RAM as the better

Sue Gallagher
sgallagher -at- expersoft -dot- com
-- The _Guide_ is definitive.
Reality is frequently inaccurate.

TECHWR-L (Technical Communication) List Information: To send a message
to 2500+ readers, e-mail to TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU -dot- Send commands
Search the archives at or search and
browse the archives at

Previous by Author: [no subject]
Next by Author: Re: Independent Contractor v. Employee Status
Previous by Thread: Re: PC Processing Power (was Home Alone)
Next by Thread: Re: PC Processing Power (was Home Alone)

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads

Sponsored Ads