clock cycle

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clock cycle

n. Computers
The interval of time between two pulses of a system clock.
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The three switchers, operating from the same internal or optional external clock signal, are internally phase shifted by 120A to minimize input ripple.
To make sure that the clock signal generated by the clock generator circuit is not attenuated and is able to be transmitted to each transceiver circuit, the clock distribution circuit consumes a considerable amount of power because of the relatively high signal amplification that is required over multiple stages.
5 V core supply, the device has differential inputs which accept LVPECL, LVDS, host clock signal level (HCSL) and stub series terminated logic (SSTL) signals.
He covers clock signal in electronic systems, existing frequency synthesis techniques, time-average-frequency, flying-adder direct period synthesis architecture, digital-to-frequency converter, the new frontier in electronic system design, and the future era of time.
Clock signal was changed to differential signaling, providing a more stable timing signal; address, command and control signals were timed with the differential clock, which captured signals at the crossing point (of the positive and negative components of the signal).
There's no need to adjust as it receives the radio controlled atomic clock signal and is never wrong.
Accurate to within a second in a million years when receiving the atomic clock signal from Rugby this unique Radio Controlled Clock also features automatic weather forecasting
The Panasonic HDMI compliance solution includes two signal sources: a DTG5274 Data Timing Generator which provides digital data using features, such as its integral DC voltage outputs, simplify the test setup by eliminating the need for external power supplies; and an AWG710 Arbitrary Waveform Generator that provides a synchronizing clock signal to the DTG5274 and second clock signal (containing deliberately added jitter as needed) to the HDMI device under test.
If the clock trace is shorter than the data lines, for example, the clock signal may arrive at the receiver before the data lines have stabilized, thus registering incorrect data.
Support for the Camera Interface Module or CIM (sold separately) lets users connect any camera, triggering device or external clock signal into the DT3162 frame grabber via a DIN-rail mountable enclosure so that they can be up and running in minutes.
A new circuit technology was developed for the clock-distribution circuit in the transmitter IC, with which loss of clock signal swing is compensated by using inductors(7) and low-power distribution of a low-noise clock signal becomes possible.
Accurate to within a second in a million years thanks to receiving the atomic clock signal from Rugby this unique clear display LCD alarm clock is guaranteed to get you up on time.