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CPU Performance

There are four key factors about CPU architecture that affect its performance:

  • cores
  • clock speed
  • cache size
  • processor type

 

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Additional Reading

https://www.tutorialspoint.com/computer_fundamentals/computer_cpu.htm

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zbfny4j/revision/4

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_Intel_processors

www.teachyourselfpython.com