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By gururajhm ·
What is the need of RISC. Compare and contrast characteristics of RISC with CISC.

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by wlbowers In reply to RISC

CISC = Complex Instruction Set Computers
RISC = Reduced Instruction Set Computers

What takes a CISC computer does in 12 clock cycles a RISC can do in one or two.

Faster application of the code.

Hope this helps


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