Response time

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Response time may refer to:

  • The time lagged between the input and the output signal which depends upon the value of passive components used.
  • Response time (technology), the time a generic system or functional unit takes to react to a given input
  • Responsiveness, how quickly an interactive system responds to user input
  • Round-trip delay time, in telecommunications
  • Emergency response time, the amount of time that emergency responders take to arrive at the scene of an incident from the time that the emergency response system was activated
  • Reaction time, the elapsed time between the presentation of a sensory stimulus and the subsequent behavioral response, in Mental chronometry
  • Search response time or query response time is the time it takes a web server to respond when a user sends a query through a web browser to the server

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