View All num of num See all Photos Qualcomm www.qualcomm.com Engaged Employer Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 2.0k Reviews 12k Salaries 1.1k Interviews Follow Add Review or Salary Follow Add Review or Salary Interview Question Firmware Engineer Interview San Diego, CA Qualcomm Name a few different types of registers. Tags: See more , See less 8 Answer Add Tags Answer Interview Answer 2 Answers ▲ 0 ▼ Shift, etc Interview Candidate on Mar 1, 2012 ▲ 0 ▼ Depends on the architecture. In some processors, addressing is done using Address regs and modifier regs. And then there are shadow registers, which avoid the need for context saves. SS on Dec 10, 2012 Interviews > Firmware Engineer > Qualcomm Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.