Can you over clock an core i5 processor?

Answer The i5- 2500K, 2550K, 3570K are the unlocked clock i5's. You probably would not have one of them in an HP system.Even if you did, they use the stand cpu cooling from Intel. You would need aftermark... Read More »

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Witch is better AMD Phenom X3 8750 processor or AMD Dual-Core E-300 processor?

Phenom x3 8750 is without question a more powerful CPU than a e-300. To the person who answered cause it has one more core, you are not comparing processors correctly if you are only looking at co... Read More »

Will a game requiring a 2.0 ghz processor work with a dual core 1.4 ghz processor?

When it comes to CPU... yes, a 2.0 will work even on a single core 1.4, just slower.Mind you, "by the book" your dual-core is 1,200mhz (1.2ghz) which is "accelerated" to 1,400mhz. This makes it r... Read More »

Is intel core 2 i3 processor better than core 2 duo processor.?

The core 2 duo appears to have the same performance values, but in fact they don't. The i3 processor it better at multi-tasking. "Whereas each individual processor (or core) on models in the Core... Read More »

Can you disable a dual core processor&run only one processor?

You can disable one core of a dual core processor by using the Windows task manager to change the affinity of a process to one processor core or the other. Alternatively, you can change the Windows... Read More »