gigahertz gigahertz

Definition(s):

  • (n) 1,000,000,000 periods per second

Usage(s):

  • Imagine the possibilities when the chip reaches its full gigahertz potential by 2001.

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  1. Dr Chakravarty said: "Even before spectrum is released, DoT has given the 2.5 gigahertz frequency to BSNL for its WiMkax operations."
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Chakraborty Source: The Statesman

  2. "Intel expects this architecture to scale to 10 gigahertz and beyond," Otellini said in typical geek fashion.
    on Mar 27, 2007 By: Paul Otellini Source: Bloomberg

  3. "We have shown that the transistor laser, even in its early state of development, is capable of room-temperature operation at a speed of 3 gigahertz," said Nick Holonyak Jr., a John Bardeen Chair Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering...
    on Sep 26, 2005 By: Nick Holonyak Jr Source: EurekAlert (press release)

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