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Why is Int32 faster than all other integer types? (Philosophical)

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It is often said that it is preferred to use the Int32 type as opposed to Byte and Int16 types because Int32s are quicker. But why is this? If anything, you would think that Bytes would be quickest, as you only need to modify 8 bits.
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