How much processor speed do I need?

Answer Windows Vista requires 800MHz of processor speed. The average computer (2009) has a 2GHz processor. Most computer programs and operating systems can run effectively with 2GHz. High end applications... Read More »

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Does processor speed affect download speed?

Even a pentium 1 handles data internally 1000's of times faster than broadband transfer speeds. Your computer is just passing time waiting for downloads or even worse uploads.The answer is no.P.S.... Read More »

What does processor speed mean?

Processing speed refers to the amount of instructions, calculations or processes a computer can execute in a given second. Measured in megahertz, or MHz, or gigahetz, or GHz, adequate processing sp... Read More »

What is a processor speed?

According to PC Guide, processor speed usually refers to the operating speed of a computer's central processor unit (CPU). Circuit size, die size and processing quality affect the maximum speed of ... Read More »

How to Look Up PC Processor Speed?

A microchip processor is the "brains" of your computer. The faster the processor works, the faster your computer will perform. Modern processor speeds are usually measured in gigahertz, abbreviated... Read More »