A big hardware buzzword is multi-core, with companies like AMD and Intel releasing processors with more cores than ever. They’re exciting, particularly in the gaming world, but do you need them? We examine exactly what multi-core processors do, and if they can genuinely improve your business.
What is a multi-core processor?
A multi-core processor is a computer processor with two or more separate processing units (CPUs), called cores, each of which reads and executes program instructions, as if the computer had several processors.