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ravinder

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Hi,Can anybody tells me which processoris fater Intel core 2 - 1.8 GHZ Or Intel Dual Core 3.4 GHZ With details. I Need it for GAming Pc.Thanks
 

max

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Core 2 Duo obviously...but go in for the 2.13 ( E6400 or E6600 ) one. It rocks! :p
 

Sushubh

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and well try to find applications which actually can make use of the extra cores.
 


max

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QUOTE(Sushubh @ Dec 12 2006, 05:38 PM) [snapback]70754[/snapback]
and well try to find applications which actually can make use of the extra cores.
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no need. the moment you run more than one process on a computer both cores are used. Yes, it would be useless if only 1 process is executing on a dual core processor but that never happens ;)
 

Sushubh

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so he would be buying one core for firefox and another one for utorrent? :p
 


netfreak

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With this much power, FireFox might be able to load sites better. At present loading sites like ibnlive.com takes CPU usage to 100%
 

leomax

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Very correct,ff spikes the cpu usage instantly with ajax or some heavy js (not to mention about those java chat applets)...
 

vishalrao

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note, that "spiking" the cpu, going to 100% is not necessarily a bad thing... its also a sign of good cpu utilisation :)
 

Sushubh

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ha :pi am not sure but digg sure makes my browser crawl sometimes. sites should not be eating up 100% of processors. atleast unless they are offering more than just plain text content.
 

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