How does a CPU work? Tags: CPUs Last response: April 12, 2012 4:22 AM in CPUs Share Jay-rone April 12, 2012 3:28:25 AM I need a short answer, no more than a few sentences. Thanks More about : cpu work constepatdyak a b à CPUs April 12, 2012 3:55:37 AM The central processing unit (CPU) is the part of a computer system that carries out the instructions of a computer program, to perform the arithmetical, logical, and sums of the operations of the system. The CPU is like the "brain" of a computer. Jay-rone April 12, 2012 4:10:47 AM Cheers. Related resources How does a cpu work - Forum How does SanDisk ReadyCache SSD work ? - Forum Does Push/Pull System in CPU heatsink work ? - Forum How does a CPU work ? - Forum How does pci-e 16x work with 1 card? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer constepatdyak a b à CPUs April 12, 2012 4:11:54 AM Jay-rone said:Cheers. in all seriousness lol.google? rocketracer April 12, 2012 4:17:33 AM It centrally processes units. anort3 a c 218 à CPUs April 12, 2012 4:22:39 AM Magnets. Do your own homework. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How does ASUS Crash Free BIOS 3 Work ? Forum How does water cooling work ? Forum How does GPU acceleration work ? Forum How does pci-e 2.0 and 3.0 work ? Forum How does a Corsair H80 work Forum What causes a computer to die only for 30 minutes, how does that work ? Forum How does a water cooling system work Forum How does IPMI work ? Forum 500w PSU Forum CPU randomly underclocking/undervolting Forum CPU running hot, causing freezing. Forum Buying a New Cpu. A little lost. Please HELP! Forum My gaming CPU Forum How many watts do I need for 2 GTX 570s? Forum CPU Upgrade Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !