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Old 04-14-2007, 05:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi there, i was wondering which of these processor's was the best (they are all notebooks)
an Amd turion 2.0ghz
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intel dual core 1.6
or intel core solo 1.8

Which is best when your going to be using a computer for programming and gaming?
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I'd go for the dual core.
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I'd go for the dual core.
i second that
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So when you compare the turion 2.0ghz and the core solo 1.8ghz how come the dual core is better?
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its an intel...
no but really, there are TWO cores and i think the FSB is higher
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So when you compare the turion 2.0ghz and the core solo 1.8ghz how come the dual core is better?
Think of it, as two heads are better than one.

The Intel also runs cooler, because it is on the 65nm process, compared to the Turion's 90nm process.
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two headed snake?
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Lol ok, i was just wondering as the dual core was much cheaper than the rest thats why,
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