Updated: 04/01/2018 by Computer Hope

computer architectureWhen referring to computers, architecture or computer architecture is their overall design and layout. Architecture includes where connections and parts of the computer are to be placed, how each of components operate with each other, dimensions, etc. CPU architecture is very similar, except it deals with how the many components of a processor are arranged and work together, as well as how far apart the transistors are.

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