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By shahrukh ·
What is processor clock cycle? Can anyone
give me a site address where I can get
detailed information about clock cycles?

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by andreww In reply to Clock cycles.

Used to indicate how many cycles the processor takes to execute a specific instruction. One instruction might take two cycles, where as another might only take 1. Of course the instruction that takes only would would execute in half the time as the one that takes two. Each processor is different, check the manufactures website for information on an individual processor:

http://www.intel.com/
http://www.amd.com/

For example

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by gutridgesj In reply to Clock cycles.

the cpu mfr websites will have this info

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