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How are Intel and AMD processors distinct?

Microprocessors are a tiny but essential computer component, and many tech companies such as Apple, Microsoft, and Google use them. The two most popular microprocessor giants in the technology world are AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) and Intel. Therefore, your computer either has Intel or AMD microprocessor, depending on what your PC manufacturer selects.

Nearly all machines have two (2) processors: the central processing unit and the processing unit for graphics. The processor is usually known as the computer’s “brain.” This relates both to the CPU and the GPU. Every operation performed by the computer, from opening programs to playing a film or loading a website, must pass through either of these processors. The different components of your computer send information and receive information from the processors. They discover what needs to happen all the time. They are part of the computer that decides what to do when you click on … Read More

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