Quad or dual core or core 2 duo?

Answer The operating system handles which core gets which task, it would slow down dramatically if you were able to dedicate cores to individual programs, the operating system knows how to distribute the ... Read More »

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What's so special about Dual Core and Quad Core Processors?

Okay, think of it this way. Think of the single core processor being a two lane highway. If you've ever noticed any construction work on a two lane highway, one lane is backed up, which soon causes... Read More »

Dual core verses Quad core or Extreme?…

The Difference Between the iMac Dual-Core & Quad Core?

In each successive release of the iMac all-in-one computer line up, Apple executes a small upgrade in the power of most of the systems in the computer. In early 2011, one of the more significant up... Read More »

Is quad-core faster than dual-core?

A quad-core processor can be faster than a dual-core processor if both processors run at the same speed and the software can take advantage of multiple cores. Games often benefit little from having... Read More »