Activity monitor question

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by grooveattack, Mar 1, 2008.

  1. grooveattack macrumors 6502a

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    #1
    hi there
    in the activity monitor is CPU usage shown as a percent? for example itunes at the mo is showing a CPU usage of 7.6........ 7.6 what?
    cheers
     
  2. alfogator macrumors member

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    #2
    Yes, it is expressed as percentage of utilization of a single core. If you have more than one cpu core you might see values over 100: for two cores the max is 200, for four 400 and so on.
     

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