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cache

 [kash]
a memory mechanism used by a computer to accelerate access to information.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cache

A storage area on a PC’s hard drive where the browser temporarily stores web pages and/or graphic elements.
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Calculation of search space and average time for scanning that space for LLC is similar to that for L2 cache except that the sliced character should be considered.
Ryzen 5 2600E: 3.1GHz base clock, 45W, 3MB L2 cache
The mathematical models of L1 & L2 cache were implemented using different probabilities of both cache level n probabilities.
-- 13.3-inch widescreen LED-backlit 1280 x 800 glossy display; -- 1.86 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo with 6MB shared L2 cache; -- 1066 MHz front-side bus; -- 2GB 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM; -- NVIDIA GeForce 9400M integrated graphics; -- 128GB solid state drive; -- Mini DisplayPort for video output (adapters sold separately); -- built-in AirPort Extreme 802.11n wireless networking and Bluetooth 2.1+EDR; -- built-in iSight video camera; -- one USB 2.0 port; -- one headphone port; -- Multi-Touch trackpad and illuminated keyboard; and -- 45 Watt MagSafe Power Adapter.
The Fujitsu Siemens Primepower 2000 server was configured with 128-processors SMP, Sparc64 560 MHz, 8 MB L2 cache, and 128 GB main memory.
Featuring Intel's latest, the Core 2 Duo processor, the base xw4400, for about $1,040, comes with a 1.86 GHz processor, 2-MB L2 cache per core, 512 RAM, and 80 GB SATA.
It features an Intel Centrino mobile processor running at 1.2 GHz with a 2 MB L2 cache and a 400 MHz FSB, and comes with 512 MB of DDR2 400 MHz SDRAM, expandable to 2 GB.
Equipped with one Gbyte of 266-MHz DDR SDRAM and two Mbytes of L2 cache, the P620 features a high-resolution dual-channel display interface with 2D/3D acceleration, two Gigabit Ethernet ports with Boot and Wake-On-LAN capabilities, and an AC-97 audio Line In/Out interface.
The new chips have a larger L2 cache memory, and together with the crank on the clock, PrimePower XA customers can expect a big boost in performance.