What is meant by nm technology? Tags: CPUs Last response: December 4, 2012 1:50 PM in CPUs Share Himanshjain December 4, 2012 12:32:56 PM Hi Everybody. First of all, this is not a homework. I am just asking this out of Curiosity. (I am clarifying this because my previous 2 question got an allegation of Homework) Today I was checking my PC info via speccy and I saw in CPU section, there is written: Technology: 45nm What the HECK is 45 nm technology. I tried to research on google and found much much complicated definitions than what I can understand. If anyone could just simplify it and explain it to me, then it will be very helpful. Thanks for reading this question, Himansh More about : meant technology itzdanielp a b à CPUs December 4, 2012 1:50:47 PM 45nm (nanometers) is the wavelength that the CPU's are built on. It is the size of the transistors built into the CPU. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources NM Technology -What is it?- Forum What is a graphic card meant for? Forum What is meant by 100 w CPU?? Forum What is clock speed for I5-357OK meant to be? Forum What is meant by idea-error in windows Forum What is meant by Sandybridge and IVYbridge? Forum What is meant by Socket in Processors? Forum Black ports on asrock 939sli-esata2 are meant for what? Forum 32 nm vs 45 nm Technology Forum What is meant by initializing a disk? Forum What is meant by \' modifying system \' ? Forum What is meant by this line For ASROCK z77 Forum What is meant by thrashing the mac table Forum What is meant by "entry level"? Forum What is meant by "64-bit support" for processors? Forum What is meant by bus/core ratio Forum When talking DDR3 Memory what is meant by unbuffered & non ECC Forum What are the black and blue color ram slots for intel dh67vr meant for Forum What is meant by 0x%1 in window xp copying mode Forum What is meant by excessive memory usage on my computer Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !