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How about to merge and synonymize (828) into (1,913)? Thanks.

Often they're used together.

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Have a look at the 64bit tag wiki to see that this might not be the best of ideas – Bart Aug 21 '12 at 10:20
x64 is not the only 64bit architecture available. How about SPARC, MIPS, IA64 and Alpha? – Hristo Iliev Aug 21 '12 at 10:40
Why merge them? They are not the same thing. And when they're used together, it might be because the question talks about both. – Alenanno Aug 21 '12 at 10:49
@Alenanno: When they're used together, that means that author mixes two terms in one and don't see the difference. – abatishchev Aug 21 '12 at 12:19
@HristoIliev: I guess that only less then 1% from all are related to SPARC, MIPS, IA64 and Alpha. – abatishchev Aug 21 '12 at 12:20
@abatishchev, I guess that with the adoption of 64-bit computing in ARM processors and the widespread of mobile computing the percentages will look different soon. – Hristo Iliev Aug 21 '12 at 12:39
@HristoIliev: Hope so :) – abatishchev Aug 21 '12 at 12:46
@abatishchev Not necessarily. It could be, but it's not obvious. – Alenanno Aug 21 '12 at 12:50
Meta can be quite harsh sometimes... Is -14 even necessary? – Mysticial Aug 21 '12 at 14:29


refers to the 64-bit version of the x86 architecture. (also known as x86-64)

refers to 64-bit computer architecture. (not necessarily x86)

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Sure, you're right, thanks for pointing that out. – abatishchev Aug 21 '12 at 12:21

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