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Re: What is the name of first microprocessor in the world? - December 12th, 2011

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Originally Posted by klager2828 View Post
The Intel 4004 was a 4-bit central processing unit (CPU) released by Intel Corporation in 1971. It was the first complete CPU on one chip, and also the first commercially available microprocessor. Such a feat of integration was made possible by the use of then new silicon gate technology allowing a higher number of transistors and a faster speed than was possible before.
Still remains to be the leading manufacturer of processors.
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