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microprocessor

The pivotal hardware of a personal computer which contains the central arithmetic unit, a logic board and integrated circuitry that has been reduced in size to fit on silicon.
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The ADU CPU module consists of a single CPU chip, a 256KB secondary cache, and an interface to the system bus.
In contrast to CPU chips with up to 18 cores, these fine-grain processors contain hundreds to thousands of computational cores.
First in the industry to debut an automatically controlled SMPS Plus([R]) method power supply, the Tyent UCE 9000 uses built-in CPU chips to automatically control and find the optimal operating condition of the unit, using flow rates and water quality.
Since current CPU chips have two or four cores (which are separate processors), a properly configured computer can run Password Recovery sixteen times faster than before providing password recovery solutions for all Microsoft Office documents, Microsoft Money and OneNote, Adobe Acrobat PDF files, PKCS12 certificates, LM/NTLM hashes used in Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008 logon passwords, PGP, Lotus Notes ID files, MD5 hashes, and UNIX and Oracle users' passwords.
The installed base is over halfway through in its transition from single-core to multi-core processors with single-core CPU chips accounting for about 40% of the total processors.
Rumors claimed that Samsung Galaxy S5 will pack 64-bit processor as Samsung and ARM confirmed that it will soon launch a 14nm 64-bit Exynos 6 CPU chips in 2014.
Samsung Galaxy S5 will pack 64-bit processor as Samsung and ARM confirmed last week that it will soon launch a 14nm 64-bit Exynos 6 CPU chips in 2014.
Last week, Samsung and ARM confirmed that it will soon launch a 14nm 64-bit Exynos 6 CPU chips in 2014.
The FTC contends that the company's "anti-competitive tactics … succeeded in maintaining the Intel monopoly at the expense of consumers, who have been denied access to potentially superior, non-Intel CPU chips and lower prices.
INTC will love the decision, which gives it the lion's share of the market for CPU chips for most home and office users on the planet.
He has also chaired various technical conferences on operating systems and CPU chips, and has given more than 500 public talks on software engineering, RISC design, performance benchmarking and supercomputing.
The combination of high performance transistors, long history in building advanced CPU chips, strong manufacturing prowess, and time to market were some of our key deciding factors in selecting Fujitsu.