Toshiba demos the future Sony PS3 CPU at the COOL Chips VIII conference in Japan.
Toshiba showed how the CELL Chip can simultaneously decode 48 SDTV MPEG-2 video streams. 48 MPEG-2 streams stored on a HDD were read, decoded and projected to a 1,920x1,080 pixel resolution display divided into 8 x 6 cells, each of which showed a different video.
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The Sony PS3 will be revealed soon.