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Old 01-17-2009, 01:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How does this processor compare to a Pentium Dual Core? Not worth having at all? Or will a certain AMD one run better?

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A Celeron Dual core is pretty much a Pnetium Dual Core with less cache and a lower clock speed.

At a Celeron Dual cores price AMD would probably be a better option.

What is your budget and what do you plan on doing with the system?


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