Difference between processors ??

  je-haz 22:18 03 Apr 2008

Hi I am look at buying a Dell PC with this chip:
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 4400+

But they are giving me the option to have this cheap instead - for the same price:

AMD Live Technology - Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 4400+

Whats the difference, and which one is better for using for home office and photos? (I wont be playing games or doing video work)

thanks, James

  Quiet Life 22:43 03 Apr 2008

No difference in processor. AMD Live is a set of applications a bit like media center.
The AMD LIVE!™ family includes products, applications, and services designed to work together for the ultimate entertainment experience—virtually anytime, anywhere.

  brundle 22:46 03 Apr 2008

What's the model number ? Laptop or desktop? It may be an `energy efficient` low power version of the same processor; click here

  je-haz 22:47 03 Apr 2008

so i should get live then?

are the apps better than windows media player?

  Quiet Life 16:09 04 Apr 2008

Nothing lost by having live.

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