Best, fastest processors?

  geedad 14:37 12 Feb 2010

Is there a guide showing the best ( and worst!)Intel Pentium processors. There is a bewildering number of PC's on the market, and each one I see has a different configuration, which sometimes leaves me baffled!
I have a 3GHz Intel Pentium 4 with Hyper Threading, and ATI Radeon Graphics card with 128 MB DDR SDRAM fitted, and I wonder how the newer processors would stand up to that, or compare with?
(Windows XP Sp2)

  MAT ALAN 14:49 12 Feb 2010

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comparison tool here...

  GaT7 15:05 12 Feb 2010

Also, CPU benchmark charts at:

TomsHardware click here

PassMark click here.

Most newer CPUs are either dual/quad core these days. And some of the graphics cards have an astounding 2Gb RAM! And some run 2 of these at the same time - called SLI (by Nvidia) & Crossfire (by ATI).

Graphics card charts at TH click here. G

  geedad 15:18 12 Feb 2010

Thanks, both!
Great help!

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