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Index Processor

Processor may refer to. [1]

24 relations: Application-specific instruction set processor, Central processing unit, Chip carrier, Coprocessor, Data processing (disambiguation), Data processing system, Die (integrated circuit), Digital signal processor, Document processor, Firewood processor, Floating-point unit, Food processor, Front-end processor, Graphics processing unit, Image processor, Information processor, Information system, Microprocessor, Multi-core processor, Network processor, Physics processing unit, Process (disambiguation), Processor (computing), Word processor.

Application-specific instruction set processor

An application-specific instruction set processor (ASIP) is a component used in system-on-a-chip design.

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Central processing unit

A central processing unit (CPU) is the electronic circuitry within a computer that carries out the instructions of a computer program by performing the basic arithmetic, logical, control and input/output (I/O) operations specified by the instructions.

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Chip carrier

In electronics, a chip carrier is one of several kinds of surface mount technology packages for integrated circuits (commonly called "chips").

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A coprocessor is a computer processor used to supplement the functions of the primary processor (the CPU).

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Data processing (disambiguation)

Data processing most often refers to Electronic data processing, computer processes that convert data into information or knowledge.

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Data processing system

A data processing system is a combination of machines, people, and processes that for a set of inputs produces a defined set of outputs.

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Die (integrated circuit)

A die (pronunciation: /daɪ/) in the context of integrated circuits is a small block of semiconducting material, on which a given functional circuit is fabricated.

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Digital signal processor

A digital signal processor (DSP) is a specialized microprocessor (or a SIP block), with its architecture optimized for the operational needs of digital signal processing.

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Document processor

A document processor is a computer application that superficially resembles a word processor—but emphasizes the visual layout of the document's components, above creation and formatting of text.

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Firewood processor

A firewood processor is a machine designed to cut and split firewood with minimal manual handling of the logs.

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Floating-point unit

A floating-point unit (FPU, colloquially a math coprocessor) is a part of a computer system specially designed to carry out operations on floating point numbers.

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Food processor

A food processor is a kitchen appliance used to facilitate repetitive tasks in the preparation of food.

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Front-end processor

A front end processor (FEP), or a communications processor, is a small-sized computer which interfaces to the host computer a number of networks, such as SNA, or a number of peripheral devices, such as terminals, disk units, printers and tape units.

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Graphics processing unit

A graphics processing unit (GPU) is a specialized electronic circuit designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display device.

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Image processor

An image processor, image processing engine, also called media processor, is a specialized digital signal processor (DSP) used for image processing in digital cameras, or other devices.

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Information processor

An information processor or information processing system, as its name suggests, is a system (be it electrical, mechanical or biological) which takes information (a sequence of enumerated symbols or states) in one form and processes (transforms) it into another form, e.g. to statistics, by an algorithmic process.

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Information system

An information system (IS) is an organized system for the collection, organization, storage and communication of information.

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A microprocessor is a computer processor that incorporates the functions of a central processing unit on a single integrated circuit (IC), or at most a few integrated circuits.

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Multi-core processor

A multi-core processor is a single computing component with two or more independent processing units called cores, which read and execute program instructions.

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Network processor

A network processor is an integrated circuit which has a feature set specifically targeted at the networking application domain.

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Physics processing unit

A physics processing unit (PPU) is a dedicated microprocessor designed to handle the calculations of physics, especially in the physics engine of video games.

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Process (disambiguation)

A process is a set of activities that interact to achieve a result.

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Processor (computing)

In computing, a processor or processing unit is an electronic circuit which performs operations on some external data source, usually memory or some other data stream.

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Word processor

A word processor is a computer program or device that provides for input, editing, formatting and output of text, often plus other features.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Processor

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