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Publisher: SPEC's Graphics Performance Characterization Group
Editor-in-Chief: Bob Cramblitt
Managing Editor: Michelle Perkins, Erin Hatfield

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The GPC News is published by the Graphics Performance Characterization (GPC) Group, a member group of the Standard Performance Evaluation Corp. (SPEC). The GPC News is edited by Cramblitt & Company, 1140 Kildaire Farm Rd., Cary, NC 27511; Tel: 919-481-4599; Fax: 919-481-4639; e-mail:

Updates for the GPC News appear on a frequent basis throughout the year. New benchmarking results are posted monthly.

The results published in the GPC News have been reviewed and approved by the SPEC/GPC Group. The publisher is not responsible for the accuracy of the performance numbers reported in this publication. The results provided by each vendor are based on the specified configurations and may not be representative of other environments. Each vendor provides the information contained herein "AS IS." Actual results may vary. The numbers reported in any given issue are subject to constant changes.

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