Abbreviation question Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: July 19, 2010 1:36 AM in Overclocking Share bobbyjb July 19, 2010 12:16:53 AM been doing a lot of reading but had a question what is... cpu pll its the only one i cant find put what it stands for/does. More about : abbreviation question | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Pyroflea CPUs Expert July 19, 2010 1:36:27 AM Phase Locked Loop. It is the primary circuit in the processor that sets the overall clock. PLL's are used anywhere that a device is clocked against a reference where the resulting clock is higher than the reference clock. Refer to this post: http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/showpost.php?p=2824... Wiki Page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phase-locked_loop | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Overclocking>Abbreviation question> Related ressources: Forumabbreviations in this NG ForumDumb question : what does msf stand for? ForumCasual Conversation Thread Mk III ForumSLI / CrossFire FAQs ForumRAMdisk question ForumE6600 64 bit question ForumQuestion for European online pilots ForumExternal hd says it needs to be formatted ForumQuestion on formatting a drive.... ForumDual Monitor- Cannot recognise second Monitor ForumNewbie Question ForumD70 question ForumQuestion about antennas ForumBuying a Conroe e6600: What is ES abbreviated for? ForumAre Files Readable Between two Windows OS's? ForumMonitor Question Forumkingston memory question Forumanother question i might have asked before ForumComputer Build Info Help ForumFixed Voltage More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !