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. m 0 l Jay-rone April 12, 2012 4:10:47 AM Cheers. m 0 l Related resources How does AMD's CPU socket locking mechanism work? - Forum 48 PCI-e 3.0 lanes on a CPU with only 16 such lanes. How does that work? - Forum How does a new CPU work? - Forum How much vertical space does a cpu fan needs to work properly? - Forum How does a cpu work - 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? m 0 l rocketracer April 12, 2012 4:17:33 AM It centrally processes units. m 0 l anort3 a c 227 à CPUs April 12, 2012 4:22:39 AM Magnets. Do your own homework. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How does a CPU work? Forum how does cpu Bottleneck works ? Forum SolvedHow does screen refresh work? Forum SolvedHow does SLI Work? Forum SolvedHow does selling items on Amazon work? Forum SolvedHow does OEM Work? Forum SolvedHow does this controller work? Forum SolvedHow does the Corsair h100i work? Forum SolvedHow does a fan controller work? Forum SolvedHow does computer work? Forum Solved/r/softwarewap How does it work? Forum SolvedHow does water cooling work? Forum SolvedHow does crossfire work? Forum SolvedDoes Cpu FAN For intel or AMD will work on all socket ? Forum SolvedHow does a Wireless network adapter work? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !