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What does SSE2 stand for?

SSE2 stands for Streaming SIMD (Single Instruction Multiple Data) Extensions 2 (Intel Pentium 4)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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The Mobile Intel Pentium 4 processors 538, 532 and 518 feature a 1MB Level 2 cache, 13 new Streaming SIMD 3 Extensions, enhancements to the Intel NetBurst microarchitecture and speeds of 3.
Users performing multimedia creation tasks (video coding, MP3 ripping) will likely see some gain from the P4's new Streaming SIMD Extensions 2 (SSE2) instructions, provided the application being used takes advantage of them.