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Accuracy takes power: one man's 3GHz quest to build a perfect SNES emulator

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It doesn’t take much raw power to play Nintendo or SNES games on a modern PC; emulators could do it in the 1990s with a mere 25MHz of processing power. But emulating those old consoles accurately —well, that’s another challenge entirely; accurate emulators may need up to 3GHz of power to faithfully recreate aging tech.

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