Solved What does CPU cache do? Tags: CPUs Cache Last response: August 7, 2012 1:54 AM in CPUs Share rjackowens July 31, 2012 5:33:32 PM I have been looking around the web for a good answer to this, but I can't find one. I know the more you have, the better. But how much better? Like will an 8mb cache be a lot better than a 6mb cache? Or a 4mb cache? More about : cpu cache jay_nar2012 a c 109 à CPUs July 31, 2012 5:35:32 PM http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_does_cache_mean http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CPU_cache m 0 l Best solution InvalidError a c 116 à CPUs July 31, 2012 5:44:15 PM How effective cache is depends on how the cache is organized, how the CPU manages it and how well the code and data are structured to make the best use of them. For some workloads where the CPU streams data from RAM to GPU with some on-the-fly processing as is often the case in games, cache has little influence. Share Related resources I3 what difference does the cache make? CPU+MOBO advice - Forum Why does a better CPU have less L1 Cache? - Forum What should my CPU Cache Voltage be set to? - Forum What does NO mSSD hard drive acceleration cache mean? - Forum Does changing cpu cache ratio reduce performance? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rjackowens August 7, 2012 1:54:20 AM Best answer selected by rjackowens. m 0 l rjackowens August 7, 2012 1:54:53 AM Thanks! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources does hp pavilion a1020n with a motherboard PTGD-LA support Intel Core 2 Duo E6300 2M Cache, 1.867 GHz, 1066 MHz, SL9SA, PC CPU Forum What does the cache on a hard drive do? Forum How important is CPU cache? When does it become a bottleneck? Forum X4 975 Cpu has L1 Cache, 970 does not. Does this make the 970 better? Forum What is cache and what does it do or help with Forum Does CPU cache have a life span? Forum Does cpu cache matter? Forum What does cache size 8mb mean Forum What does "Larger cache" mean?! Forum What motherboard should i get for a Intel® Core™ i7-3770 Processor (8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz) CPU? Forum SolvedDoes it matter what ram i get according to the cpu? Forum what does "cache on die" mean? Forum SolvedWhat CPU for 2K gaming? Does it really matter? Forum SolvedWhat is does "Tray" mean in CPU terms? Forum Solvedwhat does cpu temperature in hw monitor mean? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !