How fast is a dual-core processor?

Answer In theory, a computer with a dual core processor is twice as fast as one with a single core. In practice, it depends on the software you're running. Some software doesn't integrate well with both c... Read More »

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How fast is an Intel Pentium Dual-Core processor?

Intel has manufactured Pentium Dual-Core processors in speeds ranging from 1.3 to 3.06 GHz. Intel introduced the Pentium Dual-Core product in 2007 as a lower-cost and slightly lower-performance alt... Read More »

How fast is the Intel Pentium dual core T3200 processor?

The Intel Pentium Dual Core T3200 Processor delivers processing speeds of 2.0GHz. The Intel Core 2 Duo P8400 Processor, a higher end processor found in desktops, runs only slightly fast at 2.26GHz... Read More »

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 »