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AMD claims Guinness World Record for 8.43GHz processor

09/13, 11:05am

Beats previous record of 8.309GHz

AMD claims that it has set a Guinness World Record for speed in a CPU. The company recorded an top frequency of 8.429GHz using an overclocked FX eight-core processor. The previous top speed, 8.309GHz, was set using a single-core Intel Celeron D 352.

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iPhone 4 sets Guinness records for game handheld sales

05/13, 6:10pm

iPhone 4 and App Store set Guinness game records

Guinness World Records upturned expectations late Thursday by giving Apple three records for gaming. The iPhone 4 was now the fastest-selling handheld game system ever, having reached an estimated 1.5 million devices on its first day. Officials noted that just 200,000 Sony PSPs moved on its launch day, and the DS took a full week to hit 500,000.

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