Cranking out the Gekko’s (Not to be confused…Oh you know…)

Nintendo Nation has confirmation that the Main Processor, code named Gekko, that “the Gekko processor is currently being manufactured in their Burlington, Vermont facility and is using their state-of-the-art copper technology.” A number was not given, but enough are being produced to meet “Nintendo’s demand.

Gekko processor on the digital pad on an N64 Controller

The processor is based on IBM’s copper technology and it’s small size won’t require a fan on the console.

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