A+ Guide to Managing & Maintaining Your PC

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REVIEWING THE BASICS 1. Who are the two major manufacturers of processors? 2. What are the four system bus frequencies used by current Intel processors? 3. What three sockets are currently used for Intel processors in motherboards for desktop systems? 4. What is the name of the memory cache that is on the same die as the processor? 5. What is the name of the memory cache that is closest to the processor die but is not housed on the die? 6. What is the name of the Intel technology that allows a processor to handle multiple threads at the same time? 7. How many threads can a quad-core processor handle at once?
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8. What is the name of the memory cache that is shared by cores in a multi-core processor? 9. Which is faster, SRAM or DRAM? Why? 10. Which is the first computing technology used by a processor to support repetitive looping whereby a processor receives an instruction and then applies it to a stream of data that follows? 11. Which computing technology (SSE1, SSE2, SSE3, or SSE4) better supports data
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course ITSC 1425 taught by Professor Bush during the Summer '10 term at Dallas Colleges.

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CH6REVIEW - REVIEWING THE BASICS 1 Who are the two major manufacturers of processors 2 What are the four system bus frequencies used by current

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