Hardware update

Alexander Frøyseth alexander.froyseth at gmail.com
Thu Apr 10 06:59:11 CEST 2008

Thank you for that post.
This clear things up a bit.
steve skrev:
> The reasons are twofold.
> 1. The board was designed to operate at 400MHZ. It was designed to run at
> 400Mhz because the CPU we chose was rated at 400MHz. So running faster than
> 400MHZ is NOT within the design spec.  The phone will ship with a 500MHZ
> processor because that is what we can buy. Simple. we ordered 400 MHZ.
> we designed to 400Mhz, and the part we can physically purchase is 500MHZ.
> So, if I say its 400MHZ and somebody checks the chip, they will say " HEY
> it's 500MHZ" and if I say its 500MHZ and somebody checks the speed it runs
> at they will say " HEY its 400 Mhz"    
> 2. Even if I could run it at 500Mhz the battery life would suffer.
> So. We designed it to run at 400. All the cpus are rated at 500. 
> Steve

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