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How does instruction set architecture affects clock rate?

A RISC processor will try to execute many instructions in one cycle each. On the other hand, depending on the complexity of an instruction, the time needed in picoseconds will vary. So imagine your ...
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Multi-threading : N cores = N times one core?

There are many aspects making a difference, and it can go both ways. Temperature: Many processors are temperature limited. If you have 16 cores at the same clock speed, you can expect them to produce ...
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