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x86/x64

Refers to both 32-bit and 64-bit x86 CPUs. Such designations may be used to indicate there are separate versions of an application for each platform, or that the application runs equally well on both platforms. See x86 and x64.



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x86 cloneXA-Core
x86 compatibleXaaS
x86 emulatorXACML
x86 laptopXAML
x86 PCXAPIA
x86 personal computerXbase
x86 platformXBL
x86 smartphoneXBM

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