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 Pyroflea a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Abbreviation of COMPUTER ? Forum Unfortunate abbreviation Forum Standard Abbreviation for Bits and Bytes Forum Is "O.K" a word or an abbreviation Forum Abbreviated Build Forum SolvedPSU question (OCZ 700W ModXStream) Forum Solvedhdmi splitter and hdmi switcher setup question Forum SolvedGPU Temperature Question. Forum SolvedMotherboard compatibility with PCIE3 Question Forum SolvedCustom Pc Power supply Question. Forum SolvedBIOS Update Question Forum SolvedQuick benchmark question Forum SolvedQuestion about grammar Forum SolvedGaming pc question Forum SolvedNew System, PSU question Forum SolvedQuestion about mixing memory modules Forum SolvedAsus ADP Question Forum Solvednew system - M.2 SSD question Forum SolvedQuestion about DX12 Forum SolvedQuestion about choosing a gaming monitor. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !