Dual Core processors

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What is the actual meaning of Core and Dual core processors and what is the main difference between Pentium-D processors ?

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A dual core CPU is a single physical CPU which has two processing cores built onto it.

A quad core CPU is a single physical CPU which has four processing cores built onto it.

Intel Pentium-D CPUs are dual core CPUs.

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  • Yasir Irfan
    Also check this link for some more technical details
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  • Schmidtw
    One thing you have to keep in mind when talking about CPUs these days is the software that you will be running on them. VERY FEW applications/games actually know how to use multiple cores to do what they do! That is important! Hope this helps! -Schmidtw
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