naming convention - conroe/core duo - Page 3 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
View Poll Results: The AMD or Intel Build?
AMD 1 25.00%
Intel 3 75.00%
Voters: 4. You may not vote on this poll

Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-21-2006, 06:53 PM   #21 (permalink)
Monster Techie
Ridlyn's Avatar
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 1,920

I would think the kentsfield would be called Core Quad. Just the Core Duo to Core 2 Duo.

Originally Posted by Sylus View Post
Could have been worse, you could have been raped by a clown.
Ridlyn is offline  
Old 07-21-2006, 08:12 PM   #22 (permalink)
Master Techie
Join Date: May 2005
Location: West Babylon, New York
Posts: 2,021
Send a message via AIM to Pepsiboy700 Send a message via MSN to Pepsiboy700

Core 4 Quattro

i3 540 @ 3066 MHZ
4GB DDR3 1600 1T 9-9-9-28
2x 750GB
HD 5750 @ 850/2400
Thermaltake 630W
Antec Lanboy Air
Pepsiboy700 is offline  
Old 07-21-2006, 08:15 PM   #23 (permalink)
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 5,191

Originally posted by talldude123
Everything would be much simpler if it was called "Pentium 5". Because everybody was used to Pentium 1-4, so why not Pentium 5?

Wow, my 4927th post...
Uhh, they aren't Pentiums.

For the same reason Celerons, Xeons, Core Duos, and Itaniums aren't Pentiums.

Originally posted by Pepsiboy700
Core 4 Quattro
Nah, the number 2 doesn't signify the number of Cores. The "Duo" part does. Otherwise it'd be redundant. I think Core 2 Quadro would be respecable for a quad-core Core 2, but Core 4 Quadro is just repetitive.
The General is offline  
Old 07-21-2006, 09:07 PM   #24 (permalink)
Ultra Techie
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 841

I'm all for Conroe. Even though that's technically not what it is, Conroe circulated as its name for so long most people still refer to it as that. It'd be easier to just continue going by Conroe; it's a cooler word, anyway.

NathanM is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:17 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.