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    Hyper-Threading


    All hyper threading does is allow 2 inputs into the CPU, right?
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    Hyperthreading makes your cpu show up as two logical cpu's to programs that can make use of it, and reallocates the cpu resources accordingly. It essentially allows the processor to follow two lines of programming at once.
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    karsh44:It essentially allows the processor to follow two lines of programming at once.

    what are the two lines? Does hyperthreading processors have 2 channel inputs?
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    Hypertheading is intels name of multithreading.
    The cpu has >1 PC (=Program Counter)
    Can take in intructions from >1 thread
    With Hypertheading the threads share the functional part of the CPU
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    So does this new HT (Hyper Threading) make Intel better than AMD's 64?

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