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1. CPU Performance

There are a number of things which determine the performance level of a CPU.

The diagram below shows the main ones.

Multi-Core CPU

These are:

  • Clock
  • Cores
  • Cache (internal and external)
  • Size of RAM
  • Graphics card (GPU)


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