07-28-2006, 05:00 PM
| | Re: dual core duel
Originally.Intel came out with dual core to compete with AMD's dual core
CPU's.But AMD's versions were faster.So Intel developed the Core 2 Duo to
take back the lead.
"DotCom" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> ok that's what I didn't understand.
> My friend recently bought a laptop that has a T2400 duo core yet I see
> has just released a brand new processor called basically the same thing!
> the new one is just a faster, cooler running version then but both have 2
> cores? That really is confusing.
> "DaveW" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> news:ZoOdndzTuaWL21TZnZ2dnUVZ_umdnZ2d@comcast.com. ..
> > Intel's original dual core CPU's ('Core Duo') are different than their
> > just released new dual core, 'Core 2 Duo'. The new version runs
> > calculations much faster and it is much more energy efficient, thus
> > running much cooler.
> > --
> > DaveW
> > ----------------
> > "DotCom" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > news:z6ednXSrPL_eW1XZnZ2dnUVZ_oednZ2d@giganews.com ...
> >> Dual core vs. Core 2 Duo. What is the difference?
> >> thanks