Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Microprocessor 8086


  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1 milind

milind

  • Members
  • 3 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:11:37 AM

Posted 20 June 2005 - 06:06 AM

Hello friends,
Does anybody know why pipeline of Intel 8086 is 6 bytes specifically and something else? And why it is of 4 bytes in 8088



(Mod edit: moved to correct forum.jgweed)

Edited by jgweed, 20 June 2005 - 11:45 AM.


BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


m

#2 junkdk

junkdk

  • Members
  • 345 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Location:Jacksonville, Florida
  • Local time:11:37 AM

Posted 21 June 2005 - 11:15 PM

Dear milind,

My Goodness!! 8086!! 8088!! I haven't worked on those in 18 years!

I just wanted to post to let you know, you were not being ignored.

You know, my Father may know something about it. He keeps all kinds of old manuals.

Will let you know,

junkdk :thumbsup:
Your Hardware Guide.

#3 pchartwell

pchartwell

  • Members
  • 145 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:08:37 AM

Posted 22 June 2005 - 09:41 AM

John Titor was here.

:thumbsup:

#4 rigel

rigel

    FD-BC


  • BC Advisor
  • 12,944 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:South Carolina - USA
  • Local time:12:37 PM

Posted 23 June 2005 - 09:47 PM

Best I can remember is that the 8088 (4.77mhz) came out with the IBM PC and PC XT. I think with the roll out of the AT - 8086's came out with 8Mhz speed. Seems like there may have even been a 10 Mhz version. The 8086 would have been an improvement over the 8088 and hence the bigger bus size. I think the 80286 came out shortly there after.

"In a world where you can be anything, be yourself." ~ unknown

"Fall in love with someone who deserves your heart. Not someone who plays with it. Will Smith





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users