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cache

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a memory mechanism used by a computer to accelerate access to information.

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.
El D410 para PCs de escritorio basicas es un procesador Atom de nucleo unico, con 512k de L2 cache y un kit TDP con un total de 12 vatios que incluye chipset, y el D510 para PCs de escritorio con configuracion basica es un procesador Atom dual core con 1meg L2 cache y un kit TDP con un total de 15 vatios, incluyendo el chipset.
-- 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.
This is problematic as the operating system when assigning time slices assumes that all threads get equal resources but that is not the case with parallel threads contending to L2 cache space.
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.
Procesador Intel Pentium 4 con 1MB L2 cache, 3 puntos
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.