What is the purpose of a computer processor?

Answer The processor, or central processing unit (CPU) is sometimes referred to as the computer's brain. The CPU performs arithmetic and logical operations on data from memory, or data entered through inp... Read More »

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What computer has a 4.13 GHz processor?

Various overclocked PCs run at 4.13 gigahertz. "Techspot" says Intel's Core i5 750 Processor runs at 4.13GHz, and Systemax includes the chip in its SYX-1042 gaming PC. Intel's DFI LANParty JR X58-T... Read More »

What processor is best for my computer?

No it is not, the socket on your motherboard is LGA775 but an i7 is socket LGA1155 so it wouldn't physically fit. Your only options for upgrading the CPU are Core 2 Duo's or perhaps a Core 2 Quad, ... Read More »

How do I find on my computer where it tells whether my computer has a 64 or 32 bit processor?

You need the 64bit version of windows. xp & vista both come in 64bit editions. actually, the software support for 64 isn't quite there yet for most applications. You can also run into a ton of prob... Read More »

What does ghz mean in a computer processor?

A gigahertz, abbreviated as GHz, is a unit measurement of how many operations a computer processor can perform every second. The current standard definition is that one GHz equals the capability of... Read More »