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processor core

The processing part of a CPU chip minus the cache. It is made up of the control unit and the arithmetic logic unit (ALU). See control unit and ALU.
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SiFive helps SoC designers reduce time-to-market and realize cost savings with customized, open-architecture processor cores, and democratizes access to optimized silicon by enabling system designers to build customized RISC-V based semiconductors.
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ARM first announced the Cortex-A15 processor core in September 2010, and is targeting it at smartphones, tablets, PCs, servers and a range of other devices.
New Delhi, Aug 18, 2016 - At an event last night in San Francisco, AMD provided additional architectural details and a first look at the performance of its next-generation, high-performance "Zen" processor core. AMD demonstrated the "Zen" core achieving a 40% generational improvement in instructions per clock, delivering a landmark increase in processor performance.
The CE4100 media processor is an integrated solution that combines an Intel Atom processor core with multi-stream video decoding and processing hardware.
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Tokyo, Japan, Aug 17, 2005 - (JCN Newswire) - Toshiba Corporation today announced that it has developed a new high-end processor core, MeP-h1, the first configurable microprocessor to achieve a 1GHz clock speed.
The MicroBlaze soft processor core is available as part of the Xilinx Embedded Development Kit (EDK) U.S.
ARC International and On2 Technologies, Inc., The Duck Corporation, (AMEX:ONT) have collaborated to provide video codecs optimized for the ARC processor cores. On2 will port their VP6 codec to the ARC processor core.
Another new technology, Advanced Transfer Cache, works with Level 2 cache to increase performance in transferring instructions to the processor core. Advanced Transfer Cache consists of a 256-bit (32 byte) interface that transfers data on each core clock cycle.

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