A processor that is able to process sequences of data with a single instruction.
- Whether a machine has a vector processor, a scalar processor, or a multithreaded processor is a secondary issue.
- A dedicated 16-way vector processor enables smooth playback of HD video with minimal CPU usage.
- The commercial viability of traditional supercomputing architectures with vector processors and high-bandwidth memory subsystems is problematic.
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Syllabification: vec·tor proc·es·sor
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