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SubjectRe: PSP Second CPU... Reply to this message
Posted byfinaldave
Posted on10/03/05 09:09 AM



> > > for example, developers aren't permitted to touch the second cpu,
> > > there is no such restriction on the open source side.
> >
> > I don't understand... why would Sony do something that would (seemingly)
> cripple
> > their product? Is there some severe downside to using this second CPU that
> Sony
> > wants to avoid, or is it something more sinister, like intentionally crippling
> > 3rd party games so that Sony's own games sell better or something?
>
> There is nothing quite so sinister about it, it's merely just the way it was
> spec'd. That isn't to say that Sony won't allow direct access to it in the
> future. As it stands the second CPU handles the media functions which is fair
> enough. The PSP is library locked to 222mhz and developers have been able to
> pull off amazing stuff with that limitation. We'll likely see that restriction
> lifted when Sony get around to putting out that new battery (30% more life)...
>
So you didn't hear the thing about Gran Turismo is going to be the first game which uses it at 333mhz then ;-)



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*1.50 PSP Downgrader works  finaldave09/27/05 07:41 PM
.*Re: 1.50 PSP Downgrader works  erikduijs09/28/05 07:05 PM
..*Public domain devkit? on Sony Hardware? Are you on drugs?  Techrat 200409/28/05 10:56 PM
...*Re: Public domain devkit? on Sony Hardware? Are you on drugs?  R. Belmont09/29/05 12:19 PM
....*Re: Public domain devkit? on Sony Hardware? Are you on drugs?  RoushiMSX09/29/05 04:48 PM
.....*Re: Public domain devkit? on Sony Hardware? Are you on drugs?  erikduijs09/29/05 05:39 PM
......*Re: Public domain devkit? on Sony Hardware? Are you on drugs?  R. Belmont10/04/05 05:04 PM
......*Re: Public domain devkit? on Sony Hardware? Are you on drugs?  finaldave09/29/05 06:32 PM
.......*Re: Public domain devkit? on Sony Hardware? Are you on drugs?  R. Belmont10/04/05 05:03 PM
...*Re: Public domain devkit? on Sony Hardware? Are you on drugs?  erikduijs09/29/05 04:45 AM
....*www.pspdev.org  Dracula-X09/29/05 12:11 PM
.....*Re: www.pspdev.org  finaldave09/29/05 06:30 PM
.....*thanks! [nt]  erikduijs09/29/05 03:08 PM
...*It's not that dumb a question  Marv09/29/05 03:20 AM
....*Re: It's not that dumb a question  finaldave09/29/05 06:31 PM
.....*Re: It's not that dumb a question  Dracula-X09/30/05 12:16 PM
......*Re: PSP Second CPU...  Ze-ro10/01/05 10:44 PM
.......*Re: PSP Second CPU...  R. Belmont10/04/05 05:12 PM
.......*Re: PSP Second CPU...  Dracula-X10/03/05 08:56 AM
.........Re: PSP Second CPU...  finaldave10/03/05 09:09 AM
.........*Re: PSP Second CPU...  Dracula-X10/03/05 09:33 AM
.......*Re: PSP Second CPU...  MrDoh10/01/05 11:20 PM
........*Re: PSP Second CPU...  Fakester10/02/05 11:21 AM
......*Re: It's not that dumb a question  finaldave10/01/05 02:07 PM
.......*Re: It's not that dumb a question  Dracula-X10/01/05 04:24 PM
........*Re: It's not that dumb a question  finaldave10/02/05 04:32 PM
.........*Re: It's not that dumb a question  Dracula-X10/03/05 08:47 AM
..........*Re: It's not that dumb a question  finaldave10/03/05 09:10 AM
...........*Re: It's not that dumb a question  Dracula-X10/03/05 09:36 AM
............*Re: It's not that dumb a question  finaldave10/05/05 06:42 AM