I opened up Task Manager and looked under the "System" area and saw: Threads: 1337 Since I have a dual-core processor with hyper-threading available (meaning four threads), how is it possible to ...
Intel Pentium Processor E5700 (2M Cache, 3.00 GHz, 800 MHz FSB) does not have hyper-threading but it has has 2 cores so I am assuming it has 2 threads Now if I write a heavy number crunching program ...
I'm interested in running some reasonably heavyweight processing on my desktop/laptop (not so bad that it requires a cluster, but needs a good home machine). My question is how many threads to create ...
I am using Windows 7 Professional, Intel i7 CPU. I know the i7 has Hyper-Threading and I assume this is the reason. While running a single-threaded program, I saw that it only uses 12-13% CPU in Task ...
When I run VirtualBox (or other virtualisation software) it lets me select how many cores I like to allocate to a virtual machine. Since I have a dual core 2.66gHz Intel Core i7 with hyperthreading, ...