Geek Fact for October 17th


In 1985, Intel introduced the 32-bit 80386 microcomputer chip.

The 80386 microcomputer chip the was first Intel/*86 chip to handle 32-bit data sets and was backwards compatible with previous generations of 80×86 CPUs.

Learn more at http://www.cpu-world.com/CPUs/80386/index.html.

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