comparison of cpus

  howard64 15:02 09 Dec 2006
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does anyone know of a simple chart comparing Intel and Amd processors? I am about to build a new one for myself but am finding it difficult to compare like with like. Back in the good old days [about 2 years ago] an AMD XP1800 for example was considered to be the equivalent of an Intel 1800MHz processor [although running at a lower speed]. Now I do not know for example what the Intel equivalent is to an AMD 4200 X2. If someone could point me to a chart of some sort this would be appreciated.

  Totally-braindead 15:13 09 Dec 2006
  howard64 16:27 09 Dec 2006

thanks Totally-braindead but not as simple as I am looking for. What I would like is an Intel dual core 6600 is roughly equivalent to an AMD AM" X2 ??? etc. etc.

  Mr Mistoffelees 16:47 09 Dec 2006

Look at click here although it is as simple as Intel Core 2 Duo blows AMD Athlon X2 into the weeds.

  howard64 14:14 10 Dec 2006

thank you Mr Mistoffelees that is just what I wanted. Thanks all as usual a great site.

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