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Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology i3 i7 2 COREs into 4 Threads i3 is it 4 cores i do not get it
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  1. pjg said:
    Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology i3 i7 2 COREs into 4 Threads i3 is it 4 cores i do not get it


    Huh what are you talking about. The I3 is a dual core CPU with 4 threads. An I7 is a quad core CPU with 8 threads. I3's have two real cores and I7's have four real cores.
  2. Lol, I just tell my friends that Hyper-Threaded CPUs are just processors with split personalities. rds1220 is right.

    And remember, when in doubt... Wikipedia

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyper-threading
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