Computer - Hardware

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1 - About

Hardware is a specific implementation of a computer architecture by following:

on a physical level by choosing adequate device and bus.

A line of processors may implement the same instruction set architecture and use nearly identical organizations but differs in hardware implementation. See example

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3 - Example

3.1 - Energy vs Performance

The Core i7 family provides two hardware model:

  • one for desktop computers that is more powerful but consumes more energy,
  • one for laptops that is less performant but more energy efficient
computer/hardware.txt · Last modified: 2019/01/03 21:56 by gerardnico