Intel Core Duo does that mean double speed?

  Internetwhizzkid 13:03 10 Nov 2006
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hi,
i have my mum has just brought me a brand new dell notebook. Now it says that the processor is
Intel Core Duo

does that mean i will get double speed from 1.6 ghz to 3.2ghz

Thanks
Ben

  anskyber 13:06 10 Nov 2006

Not exactly. Yes it will be very quick but it will perform noticably quicker when you multi task, ie having more than one thing running at a time.

  Internetwhizzkid 13:12 10 Nov 2006

is there any difference in

Intel Core Duo

and Intel Core 2 Duo
or are they the same

  anskyber 13:39 10 Nov 2006

Have a read here. click here

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