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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Designated TLCS-870/C1, the new core is capable of processing one instruction cycle in a single clock cycle, enabling faster processing at lower frequencies, reduced noise and lower power consumption compared with Toshiba's previous 8-bit core.
org ), gauge the core's performance per clock cycle at three times that of other processors.
To support both high speed and robust data transfer, the devices utilize advanced Rambus-specific features such as Differential Rambus Signal Level (DRSL) interface, which minimizes the signal swing and noise, and Octal Data Rate (ODR) which transfers 8 bits per clock cycle to achieve 3.
In addition, all of the logic blocks are synchronized so that with each clock cycle each logic block completes its specialized, individual task.
The new parameters are used to set the relative protocol timing of the MThreadBusy, SDataThreadBusy, and SThreadBusy signals so they signal flow control for the following clock cycle.
This large memory capacity doubles the number of instructions that can be read and executed in one clock cycle.
Advanced Transfer Cache consists of a 256-bit (32 byte) interface that transfers data on each core clock cycle.
Octal Data Rate (ODR), a technology that transfers eight bits of data on each clock cycle, four times as many as today's state-of-the-art memory technologies that use DDR (Double Data Rate) clocking;
Most co-emulation verification environments have been event-based, which means they have to provide data on every clock cycle or even every sub-cycle.
By providing the optimum balance of processor clock speed and the amount of work done per clock cycle, the AMD Athlon XP processor 1900+ with QuantiSpeed architecture is an ideal platform to provide our PC enthusiast customers with a superior computing experience.
QDRII+ devices will have two ports operating independently at twice the selected clock rate, allowing a transfer of four data words in a single clock cycle.
The microcontroller can operate at clock frequencies up to 200 MHz and, as a result of architectural refinements, is capable of executing most instructions in one clock cycle.