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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 stackoverflow.com/tags/64bit/info –  Bart Aug 21 '12 at 10:20
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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
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Meta can be quite harsh sometimes... Is -14 even necessary? –  Mysticial Aug 21 '12 at 14:29

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No.

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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