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 SolvedMoving to a new case, motherboard question. Forum Solvedimportant question about Ram Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 question Forum SolvedHDD replacement question Forum SolvedH 60 question Forum SolvedFx-6300 Streaming Question? Forum SolvedQuestion about steam streaming Forum SolvedQuestion regarding water cooling (specifically the pump and water block) Forum SolvedQuestion for a compatibility Forum SolvedGTX 780 Question Forum SolvedPower Supply Question. Forum SolvedNoob Question beware! - USB ports and how they work. Forum SolvedSome question about my cpu temps Forum Solvedpush pull question Forum Solved3 Question about Asus vg248qe (monitor) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !