Will a Pentium 2 work in a Pentium 3 slot?

Answer Some Intel Pentium III CPUs use the Slot 1 configuration originally designed for the Pentium II and will support Pentium II CPUs. However, not all Pentium III CPUs are slot types. There are version... Read More »

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Can a Pentium 4 CPU work in a motherboard with a Pentium 3 socket?

A Pentium 4 CPU cannot fit in a motherboard designed for Pentium III processors. Whereas a Pentium III motherboard has a 370-pin PGA370 socket, Pentium 4 processors have many more pins. Early Penti... Read More »

Which slot is used in the Pentium II CPU?

Intel's Pentium II CPUs uses a Slot 1 configuration. The Slot 1 was the first receptacle designed for a Pentium CPU that used an edge connector rather than the zero insertion force (ZIF) type socke... Read More »

Is the Pentium dual-core processor stronger than a Pentium 4?

While the Pentium Dual-Core family, on its release, was a lower class processor than the Pentium 4 was when it came out, the Pentium Dual-Core processors still, in many ways, outperform the Pentium... Read More »

Is the Pentium Dual Core processor stronger than a Pentium 4?

According to the PassMark benchmark result database, which shows average scores obtained from over 200,000 tested computers, the Intel Pentium Dual-Core achieves higher scores in benchmarks than th... Read More »