Dual and Quad processor

  WallyD 18:55 29 Feb 2008

Could someone very briefly explain the above.
Does it mean the dual can do two operations at once ? Therefore more speed and four times with the quad. Would it require special software progs which probably aren,t out yet.
many thanks

  chub_tor 18:57 29 Feb 2008

Here's the Wikipedia explanation of multi core processors click here

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