Reclock vs Downclock - What's the difference?

reclock | downclock | Hypernyms |

Reclock is a hypernym of downclock.


In computing|lang=en terms the difference between reclock and downclock

is that reclock is (computing) to modify the clock speed of while downclock is (computing) to reduce the clock speed of.

As verbs the difference between reclock and downclock

is that reclock is (computing) to modify the clock speed of while downclock is (computing) to reduce the clock speed of.

reclock

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • (computing) To modify the clock speed of.
  • * 1999 , PC Mag (volume 18, number 6, 23 March 1999, page 87)
  • And what's the big deal if people reclock their chips? ā€œIt gives us a bad reputation when a reclocked system fails!ā€ says Intel.

    Hyponyms

    * downclock * upclock

    downclock

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (computing) To reduce the clock speed of.
  • Hypernyms

    * reclock