pentium D 945 (is this duel core??)

  leeknight67 20:53 18 Oct 2006
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Just wondering is this processor duel core??

cheers

  Jimmy14 20:57 18 Oct 2006

yes the Intel Pentium D range are dual core processors.

James

  ed-0 20:57 18 Oct 2006

yes it is. click here

  leeknight67 21:01 18 Oct 2006

How does it rate compared to other intel processors??

  ed-0 21:15 18 Oct 2006

With in the D range?

It is probably the best value for money in the mid to high range. It performs nearly the same as the 950 but should be around £40 to £50 cheaper. The next one up, 960, would be double the price of the 945 and certainly would not give the extra performance that makes it twice the price.

So with in the range, I would put it down as the best value for money chip.

  Jimmy14 21:17 18 Oct 2006

its a very good dual core processor but the best at the moment is the Core 2 Duo and is Intels fastest performing with lower speeds (Ghz). If you are considering getting a computer or processor I would go for the core 2 duo.

James

  ed-0 21:26 18 Oct 2006

Agree with Jimmy14

If you can go core 2 duo, then look at the

E6300

E6400

The E6600 amy be a little to pricey @ £200+

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