I'm putting a computer together for a friend... Her basic needs are internet browsing, minor entertainment, and possibly music producing and editing in the near future (next year maybe). Since she wouldn't be gaming or using two taxing applications at the same time, would a single core be more reasonable than a dual core processor (AMD only)? For example wouldn't it be more of a value to get a http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103526
I was thinking 1gb (512X2) would be more reasonable for her requirements than 2gb (1gbX2).... What do you think?
She is on a $1000 budget by the way. Thanks for the replies