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by Leo
Tue Aug 21, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: AMD Threadripper 2990x seems out what is the gain vs 1950x ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1671

Re: AMD Threadripper 2990x seems out what is the gain vs 1950x ?

gogamoga wrote:
Fri Aug 17, 2018 3:43 pm
This is the best I could come up with

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What does this chart mean? I don't understand it.
by Leo
Tue Aug 21, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: BIG NEWS! The 7 man syzygy tablebase files are complete.
Replies: 12
Views: 810

Re: BIG NEWS! The 7 man syzygy tablebase files are complete.

Dann Corbit wrote:
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:36 pm
Leo wrote:
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:21 pm
Very impressive. Thanks for the effort. BTY, what is his titanic machine?
Number one in this list:
http://www.ipmanchess.yolasite.com/amd- ... -bench.php

Just the CPUs are $50K.
Interesting. I hope he plays a match with an engine on that. Maybe the TCEC computer vs that.
by Leo
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: BIG NEWS! The 7 man syzygy tablebase files are complete.
Replies: 12
Views: 810

Re: BIG NEWS! The 7 man syzygy tablebase files are complete.

Very impressive. Thanks for the effort. BTY, what is his titanic machine?
by Leo
Mon Aug 20, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 saturation.
Replies: 22
Views: 1441

Re: Lc0 saturation.

JJJ wrote:
Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:32 pm
I heard bigger net was coming anyway. I don't think Lczero will reach the level of the big 3 with this size of net, but it might with the next one. Anyway, in one year, Lczero will be the best engine in the world.
When?
by Leo
Sat Aug 18, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: AMD Threadripper 2990x seems out what is the gain vs 1950x ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1671

Re: AMD Threadripper 2990x seems out what is the gain vs 1950x ?

There is an enhanced test about 2990WX on https://www.techspot.com/review/1678-amd-ryzen-threadripper-2990wx-2950x/ Their results prove 2990wx is good for no memory intensive applications. So for servers it is bad choice but for rendering, for video games and for chess engines it is very good CPU. ...
by Leo
Sat Aug 18, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 saturation.
Replies: 22
Views: 1441

Re: Lc0 saturation.

I think it is saturated.
by Leo
Fri Aug 17, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Strange Lc0 TCEC performance
Replies: 132
Views: 5374

Re: Strange Lc0 TCEC performance

I have had major doubts about Lc0 from the beginning. It reminds me of quantum computing. It has all this potential but is still years away from emerging. " 1 bird in the hand is better than 2 in the bush's."
by Leo
Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: AMD Threadripper 2990x seems out what is the gain vs 1950x ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1671

Re: AMD Threadripper 2990x seems out what is the gain vs 1950x ?

It looks amazing. I guess this is AMDs latest and greatest CPU. https://wccftech.com/amd-ryzen-threadripper-2990x-32-core-64-thread-cpu-specs-performance-overclock-leak/ Yes, they managed to get it running on 5.1 GHz. with LN2 cooling, but that is not very useful for everyday work. Personally I wou...