If core duo means Dual core then what is the 2 mean in the core 2 duo?

Answer horribly confusing nomenclature those from inteland if you have not been following developments ... yes, it's horribly confusing indeedto start with, they are all dual core processorsmeaning 2 core... Read More »

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If I were to go from a 2.6ghz dual core to a 3.2 ghz dual core, would it make a difference?

There's not a lot of discernible difference -…Compare those ratings with a Phenom II x6 in the high end chart, those score near 6 times more (not 6x faste... Read More »

What is difference in core 2 duo and dual core technologyare both same?

Here is a site discussing their differences.Dual core technology is term referring to any processor package with two physical CPUs in one. Core 2 Duo is one. So there is no difference. It's like Co... Read More »

What is the difference between a Dual Core and a Core 2?

A dual-core processor contains two cores, and a quad-core processor contains four cores. A multi-core microprocessor implements multiprocessing in a single physical package. A processor with all co... Read More »

What is the difference of the Intel Dual Core and the Core 2 Duo?

Core 2 Duo is newer and faster. Faster FSB, more cache and more transistors. Also supports faster clocks and more iterations per cycle.