Choosing a CPU

When choosing a CPU for your builds, here are a few things to keep in mind.

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) makes great CPUs for your builds but Intel Corporation (Intel)Β are more commonplace to beΒ used and is what Apple uses (currently after switching from PowerPC) in their product line. Just remember that processors have been known to have bugs and exploits over the years so be sure to keep up with your updates and securityΒ patches.


Steve Pringle

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