Solved Pentium D Dual Core vs Intel Core Duo Tags: Pentium Core CPUs Dual Core Intel Last response: August 20, 2013 1:32 PM in CPUs Share David Ferguson August 20, 2013 12:07:22 AM Hi, I was wondering if anyone could tell me which of these two processors is faster. Intel Pentium D Dual Core @ 3.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo @ 2.0 GHz Thanks More about : pentium dual core intel core duo kranthi chevuri August 20, 2013 12:22:06 AM I Have Also Same Systems in My Lab.. My Personal Opinion is Core 2 Duo is Little Bit Faster.. And Duel Core 2nd Generation Is Best Than Core 2 Duo For Low Budget Users.. m 0 l Best solution anort3 a c 235 à CPUs a c 101 å Intel August 20, 2013 12:42:53 AM The Core2Duo is faster. The Pentium D was the last of the old Netburst architecture chips and was just 2 Pentium 4s on the same die. Core2 was a huge upgrade to the tune of a 3Ghz Pentium D is basically equivalent to a 1.5Ghz Core2. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer computer_nugget2 a b à CPUs August 20, 2013 1:32:00 PM the core 2 duo is faster because its designed better. it even uses less power thus making it more efficient. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !